DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS – (022618) – OPD ARRESTS OF THE DAY

ODESSA, TEXAS/FEBRUARY 26, 2018 – ON FEBRUARY 21, 2018, ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO THE ECTOR COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER IN REFERENCE TO A THREAT.

FERNANDO GUTIERREZ JR., 19 YEARS-OF-AGE, HAD THREATENED TO HARM AN OPD OFFICER AFTER BEING ARRESTED. MULTIPLE WITNESSES CONFIRMED THAT GUTIERREZ THREATENED THE OFFICER BY STATING, “I WILL CATCH YOU ON THE STREETS AND WE WILL SEE WHAT HAPPENS. IT’S NOT A THREAT IT’S A PROMISE. I ALSO HAVE FRIENDS AND WILL BE OUT IN THE MORNING AND YOU WILL SEE WHAT YOU GET.”

GUTIERREZ WAS ARRESTED FOR OBSTRUCTION OR RETALIATION 3RD DEGREE FELONY.

 

ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO ARBOR TERRACE APARTMENTS, LOCATED AT 1101 FITCH IN REFERENCE TO A DOMESTIC DISTURBANCE.

OFFICERS MADE CONTACE WITH A 44-YEAR-OLD FEMALE AND HER HUSAND IDENTIFIED AS JAMES EDWARD RICKS, 56 YEARS OF AGE. DURING AN AGRUMENT BETWEEN BOTH SUBJECTS, RICKS GRABBED HIS WIFE BY THE THROAT AND BEGAN CHOKING HER BEFORE SLAMMING HER TO THE GROUND.

THE DISPATCH COULD HEAR RICKS SAY, “I ONLY CHOKE HER BECAUSE SHE WOULDN’T GIVE BACK MY GRANDSON.” OFFICERS OBSERVED BODILY INJURY ON THE WIFE’S NECK.

JAMES EDWARD RICKS WAS ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT BY STRANGULATION (FAMILY VIOLENCE) “3RD” DEGREE FELONY, AND WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE ECTOR COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER.

 

ON FEBRUARY 19, 2018, AT APPROXIMATLEY 11:03PM, OFFICERS WERE PATROLLING THE 1900 BLOCK OF EAST 8TH STREET, WHEN THEY OBSERVED A FEMALE SUBJECT WALKING IN THE ROAD. A PEDESTRIAN STOP WAS CONDUCTED, AND THE FEMALE SUBJECT REFUSED TO COMPLY WITH COMMANDS AND EVADED OFFICERS.

OFFICERS ATTEMPTED TO HANDCUFF THE FEMALE SUBJECT, SHE PUNCHED A FEMALE OPD OFFICER IN THE CHIN AND SHOULDER.

DORA HAMPTON, 39-YEARS-OF AGE WAS ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT ON A PUBLIC SERVANT “3RD” DEGREE FELONY” ALSO SPITTING AT THE FEMALE OFFICER. EVADING ARREST “CLASS A MISDEMEANOR”, AND RESISTING ARREST “CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.”

 

ON FEBRUARY 19, 2018 AT APPROXIMATELY 11:18AM OFFICERS OBSERVED A TAN 2006 NISSAN ALTIMA TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND ON DIXE WITH AN EXPIRED REGISTRATION. ATRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AND THE DRIVER WAS IDENTIFIED AS CRISTIAN PACHECO, 19-YEARS-OF-AGE.

THE INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT PACHECO HAD A FELONY WARRANT FOR ONLINE SOLICITATION OF AMINOR. ON NOVEMBER 8, 2017, AN ONLINE SOLICITATION OF A MINOR AND SEXUAL ASSAULT REPORT WAS MADE WITH THE ODESSA POLICE DEPARTMENT. PACHECO AHD CONTACTED A 13-YEAR-OLD FEMALE THROUGH A SOCIAL MEDIA APP. PACHECO SENT A SEXUALLY EXPLICIT MESSAGES TO THE 13-YEAR-OLD FEMALE AND REQUESTED TO HAVE SEXUAL INTERCOURSE WITH HER.

CRISTIAN PACHECO WAS ARRESTED FOR ONLINE SOLICITATION OF A MINOR (WARRANT) “2ND” DEGREE FELONY.”

THIS IS DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS.

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Author: Danny Barrera