Odessa, Texas – August 1, 2017 – The Odessa Police Department is currently investigating an aggravated assault at the Odessa Family YMCA.
On Saturday, July 30, 2017 OPD Responded to Medical Center Hospital in reference to a 27 year old assault victim. At approximately 10pm the victim was running around the track at the Odessa Family YMCA park when he was approached by five male subjects.
The victim reported that he felt a blunt strike to the head and five male subjects surrounded him. The victim reported that the five subjects began fighting him and that one of the subjects struck him in the face with a pellet gun. The victim reported that all five subjects then fled the scene southbound on foot.
the victim sustained serious bodily injury on the head and face as a result of the assault. All suspects are described as being African-American males, approximately 16-19 years of age, slim build, and approximately 5’9″ tall. Anyone with information in reference to this incident contact OPD or Odessa Crime Stoppers at 432-333-TIPS and reference case # 17-18621.