DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(053018) – FATAL CRASH ON NORTHEAST LOOP 338 & MECCA

ODESSA, TEXAS/MAY 30, 2018 – ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 30TH AT APPROXIMATELY 10:00AM, ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO NORTHEAST LOOP 338 AND MECCA IN RFERENCE TO A MAJOR CRASH.

A WHITE KENWORTH TRUCK TRACTOR WITH A TRAILER, OPERATED BY ELJAY MORRIS, 47 YEARS OF AGE, OF MIDLAND, WAS STOPPED FOR TRAFFIC IN THE 3400 BLOCK OF NORTHEAST LOOP 338. A WHITE VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE, OPERATED BY WENDELL MITCHELL, 37 YEARS OF AGE, OF MIDLAND WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND IN THE 3400 BLOCK OF NORTHEAST LOOP 338. MITCHELL FAILED TO CONTROL SPEED AND STRUCK THE TRUCK TRACTOR FROM BEHIND. MITCHELL WAS KILLED ON IMPACT AND PRONOUNCED DECEASED ON THE SCENE. NEXT OF KIN HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED AND THERE WERE NO REPORTS OF ANY OTHER INJURIES.

THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(053018) – JUSTIN NELSON DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE FOR TEXAS AG

MIDLAND, TEXAS/MAY 30, 2018 – JUSTIN NELSON, DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE FOR TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL MADE A CAMPAIGN STOP AT MARTINEZ BAKERY IN MIDLAND, TEXAS TUESDAY EVENING, MAY 29TH AND PRESENTED THREE MAIN TOPIC POINTS THAT ARE CURRENTLY AFFECTING TEXANS.

(JUSTIN NELSON, DEMOCRATIC CANDIDTATE FOR TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL)

“MY PLAN IS-NUMBER ONE, TO CRACK DOWN ON CORRUPTION AND FRAUD. NUMBER TWO, MY PLAN AS ATTORNEY GENERAL IS TO ENFORCE THE LAWS OF TEXAS: FAIRLY, AND ACCURATELY AND ACCORDING TO THE CONSTITUTION. TO PROTECT THE RULE OF LAW, BECAUSE NOBODY IS ABOVE THE LAW. NUMBER 3, IS TO FIGHT AGAINST GERRYMANDERING AND TO PROTECT THE INTEGRITY OF OUR POLITICAL SYSTEM. BECAUSE, I BELIEVE THAT THE LAW SHOULD BE ABOVE POLITICS. WE HAVE TO GET POLITICS OUT OF THE LAW.”

JUSTIN NELSON’S WAS A LAW CLERK FOR SUPREME COURT JUSTICE SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR, A LAWYER, AND TEACHES LAW AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS LAW SCHOOL. CANDIDATE NELSON SAYS HE GOT INTO THIS RACE BECAUSE TEXAS DESERVES A BETTER ATTORNEY GENERAL. KEN PAXTON, THE CURRENT TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL WAS INDICTED FOR FRAUD.

(JUSTIN NELSON, DEMOCRATIC CANDIDTATE FOR TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL)

“MY OPPONENT IS INDICTED FOR FRAUD BY A GRAND JURY FOR DEFRAUDING HIS FRIENDS AND HIS CLIENTS. AND I BELIEVE THAT THE CHOICE THAT TEXANS HAVE IS, WHO WE WANT TO HIRE AS A LAWYER FOR ALL TEXANS.”

“WE NEED TO HAVE SOMEONE, WHO WILL CALL THINGS FAIRLY, AND ACCURATELY, AND ACCORDING TO THE CONSTITUTION.”

JUSTIN NELSON, DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE FOR TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL, SAYS THAT ‘TEXANS ARE READY FOR CHANGE.’

(JUSTIN NELSON, DEMOCRATIC CANDIDTATE FOR TEXAS ATTORNEY GENERAL)

“WE’RE GOING EVERYWHERE. WE’RE PUTTING A LOT OF MILES ON OUR SUBURBAN. AND, WHAT WE’RE SEEING, IS THAT PEOPLE ARE HUNGRY FOR CHANGE. PEOPLE WANT COMMON SENSE. PEOPLE WANT – THERE SICK OF THE CONSTANT BOMBARDMENT OF PEOPLE TAKING THE EXTREME POSITIONS, OF PEOPLE BEING GERRYMANDERED, OF NOT FEELING LIKE THEY’RE NOT PART OF THE SYSTEM. SO, I’VE NEVER RUN FOR OFFICE BEFORE. I’M DOING THIS, BECAUSE IT’S TIME TO STAND UP FOR OUR VALUES: INTEGRITY, JUSTICE, FAIRNESS.”

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(052918) CRIME-MAY 29, 2018

ODESSA, TEXAS/MAY 29, 2018 – ON MARCH 19, 2018 AT APPROXIMATELY 1:02PM, ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO THE MISSION GREEN APARTMENTS LOCATED AT 8201 DORADO DRIVE IN REFERENCE TO A BURGLARY. OFFICERS MADE CONTACT WITH THE COMPLAINANT, WHO ADVISED THAT AN UNKNOW MALE AND UNKNOW FEMALE BURGLARIZED HIS APATMENT AND STOLE OVER $3,000 DOLLARS WORTH OF PROPERTY.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IN REFERENCE TO THE IDENTITY OF THE TWO SUSPECTS CONTACT DETECTIVE W. BRANCH AT 432-335-4924 OR ODESSA CRIME STOPPERS AT 432-333-TIPS AND REFERENCE CASE #18-12244.

 

ODESSA POLICE CHARGE A MALE SUSPECT IN CONNECTION TO SEXUAL ASSAULT INVESTIGATION. AN INVESTIGATION OF THE CRIMINAL ACTS BY OPD DETECTIVES REVEALED THAT THE VICTIM HAD BEEN SEXUALLY ASSAULTED BY A KNOWN PERSON FOR THE PAST 10 YEARS.

ODESSA POLICE ARRESTED LEONCIO ANTONIO ESPINOZA, 43 YEARS-OF-AGE ON MAY 23, 2018 AT APPROXIMATELY 8:00PM FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT OF A CHILD “2ND DEGREE FELONY”. ESPINOZA WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE ECTOR COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER.

 

ON SATURDAY, MAY 26TH AT APPROXIMATELY 12:08AM, ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO THE 8000 BLOCK OF EAST HIGHWAY 191 IN REFERENCE TO A MAJOR CRASH.

A SLIVER 2018 HONDA CIVIC, BEING OPERATED BY ARNOLD RODRIGUEZ, 20 YEARS-OF-AGE, WAS TRAVELING EASTBOUND IN THE 8000 BLOCK OF EAST HIGHWAY 191. THE FRONT PASSENGER WAS IDENTIFIED AS JASMINE PANDO, 21 YEARS-OF-AGE. A BLACK 2010 CADILLAC CTS, OPERATED BY JOSE MOYA, 28-YEARS OF AGE, WAS TRAVELING EASTBOUND IN THE 8000 BLOCK OF EAST HIGHWAY 191 AT A HIGH RATE OF SPEED. THE BLACK 2010 CADILLAC CTS STRUCK THE HONDA CIVIC FROM BEHIND, CAUSING THE VEHICLE TO LOSE CONTROL AND LEAVE THE ROADWAY. THE HONDA CIVIC SLID DOWN THE MEDIAN AND ROLLED OVER ONTO THE SOUTH FRONTAGE ROAD.

MOYA LEFT THE SCENE ON THE ACCIDENT AND FAILED TO RENDER AID. RODRIGUEZ AND PANDO WERE TRANSPORTED TO MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL WITH PERSONAL INJURIES. OFFICERS LOCATED JOSE MOYA AT HIS RESIDENCE IN THE 13600 BLOCK OF WEST COUNTY ROAD 123. MOYA HAD DEBRIS FROM THE CRASH ALL OVER HIS CLOTHING AND SUSTAINED INJURIES THAT WERE CONSISTENT WITH BEING INVOLVED IN A CRASH.

JOSE MOYA WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF ACCIDENT INVOLVING PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH “FELONY”, DRIVING WHILE LICENSE INVALID “CLASS B MISDEMEANOR”, AND NO PROOF OF INSURANCE “CLASS B MISDEMEANOR.

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(052618) – JUNIOR LEAGUE OF ODESSA JURASSIC JUNGLE SPRAYGROUND

ODESSA, TEXAS/MAY 26, 2018

(UTPB PARK, HIGHWAY 191, ODESSA, TEXAS)

THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF ODESSA AND THE CITY OF ODESSA PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT ALONG WITH THE ODESSA PARKS FOUNDATION, HELD THE GRAND OPENING AND RIBBION CUTTING OF THE JUNIOR LEAGUE JURASSIC JUNGLE SPRAYGROUND, LOCATED AT THE UTPB PARK ON THE SOUTH SERVICE ROAD OFF OF HIGHWAY 191. THE CELEBRATION BEGAN WITH A WELCOME FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF THE CITY OF ODESSA AND THE JUNIOR LEAGUE. CHIC-FIL-A WAS ON HAND OFFERING FOOD AND DRINKS TO THE VISTORS AT THE PARK.

(TAMMY HAWKINS, PRESIDENT – JUNIOR LEAGUE OF ODESSA)

“THIS REALLY IS AN ENVIRONMENT FOR FAMILIES. AND, THAT WAS VERY IMPORTANT TO US. THE FOCUS ON FAMILIES AT RISK AND ALL OF THIS IS FREE. WE LOVE. IT MAKES THE CITY OF ODESSA AND THE JUNIOR LEAGUE. IT’S JUST A GREAT ORGANIZATION TO WORK FOR, TO BE A PART OF AND TO BE PART OF SOMETHING THIS FABULOUS.”

(STEVE PATTON, DIRECTOR-PARKS AND RECREATION, CITY OF ODESSA)

“IT’S ONE OF A KIND SPRAYGROUND IN THE ENTIRE PERMIAN BASIN, WEST TEXAS AREA. IT’S A FIRST FOR THIS AREA.”

THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF ODESSA CONTRIBUTED A TOTAL OF $100 THOUSAND DOLLARS OF THE 2.5 MILLION DOLLARS NEEDED FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE SPARYGROUND.

(TAMMY HAWKINS, PRESIDENT – JUNIOR LEAGUE OF ODESSA)

“WHEN YOU GO TO MERRY MARKETPLACE TO GET YOUR CHRISTMAS GOODS PART OF IT WENT TO THIS PARK RIGHT HERE, SO THAT ALL CHILDREN COULD ENJOY A SATURDAY EVENING WITH THEIR PARENTS.”

THE JUNIOR LEAGUE JURASSIC JUNGLE SPRAYGROUND WILL BE FEATURED IN AN INTERNATIONAL WATER PARK MAGAZINE. PARENTS SIGNED UP THEIR CHILDREN TO PART OF THE PHOTO SHOOT DURING THE GRAND OPENING OF THE PARK.

(STEVE PATTON, DIRECTOR-PARKS AND RECREATION, CITY OF ODESSA)

“WE’VE BEEN INVITED BY THE WORLD WATER PARK ASSOCIATION, TO BE FEATURED IN THEIR MAGAZINE, THEY’RE SIGNING RELEASE FORMS SO THAT THE CHILDREN THAT CAN BE PHOTOGRAPHED, AND THE GRAND OPENING CEREMONY AND THOSE PHOTOGRAPHS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED IN THE MAGAZINE ITSELF.”

THE ODESSA FAMILY YMCA HAS PARTNERED WITH THE CITY OF ODESSA PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT TO MAINTAIN AND OVERSEE OPERATIONS OF ALL CITY POOLS AND OTHER SPRAYGROUNDS INCLUDING THE JUNIOR LEAGUES ‘JURASSIC JUNGLE’ SPRAYGROUND.

(CHRISSY MEDINA, CEO-ODESSA FAMILY YMCA)

“WE ARE ACTUALLY STAFFING THEM WITH LIFEGUARDS TO BE SURE THAT WE HAVE, YOU KNOW, SAFETY IS THE FOREMOST IMPORTANT THING FOR ALL OF OUR CHILDREN. SO, WE WILL HAVE FULLY STAFFED CERTIFIED LIFEGUARDS AT ALL OF OUR FACILITIES INCLUDING THIS ONE AS WELL.”

THE REGULAR OPERATING HOURS AT THE JUNIOR LEAGUE JURASSIC JUNGLE SPRAYGROUND WILL BE FROM 1PM TO 7PM DAILY AND THE ADMISSION IS FREE.

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DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(052518) – ROBERTO RAMIREZ MISSING PERSON

ODESSA, TEXAS/MAY 25, 2018 – THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT IS ASKING FOR THE PUBLIC’S ASSISTANCE IN LOCATING MISSING PERSON ROBERTO RAMIREZ, 31-YEARS-OF-AGE.

RAMIREZ WAS LAST SEEN LEAVING HIS RESIDENCE IN THE 2300 BLOCK OF NORTH ADAMS ON MAY 22, 2018 AT APPROXIMATELY 10:53AM. RAMIREZ WAS WEARING A GREEN SHIRT AND BLUE JEANS.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IN REFERENCE THE WHERABOUTS OF RAMIREZ, CALL THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT OR ODESSA CRIME STOPPERS AT 432-333-TIPS.

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