DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS (032618) – NEWS TODAY, MARCH 26, 2018

ODESSA, TEXAS/ MARCH 26, 2018 – ON MARCH 23RD AT APPROXIMATLEY 8:21PM ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO THE 800 BLOCK OF 13TH STREET IN REFERENCE TO A FOUND CHILD. OFFICERS MADE CONTACT WITH THE COMPLAINANT, WHO ADVISED OFFICERS THAT SHE HAD LOCATED A 4-YEAR-OLD FEMALE AT THE PARK AND WOULD NOT STOP CRYING.

OFFICERS BEGAN KNOCKING ON APARTMENT DOOS ACROSS THE STREE AND EVENTUALLY LOCATED THE MOTHER, IDENTIFIED AS APRILL HILL, 28-YEARS-OF-AGE. HILL FAILED TO NOTICE HER CHILD’S ABSENCE FOR APPROXIMATELY THREE HOURS. CPS WAS NOTIFIED OF THE INCIDENT AND THE CHILD WAS RELEASED TO A FAMILY MEMBER.

APRIL HILL WAS CHARGED AND ARRESTED FOR ABANDONING/ENDANGERING A CHILD “2ND DEGREE FELONY”. HILL WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE ECTOR COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER.

ON MARCH 24TH AT APPROXIMATLEY 10:23 PM, OFFICERS SAW TWO VEHICLES RACING SOUTHBOUND IN THE 2100 BLOCK OF ANDREWS HIGHWAY AT A VERY HIGH RATE OF SPEED.

OFFICERS ATTEMPED TO CONDUCT A TRAFFIC STOP ON A BROWN 2917 CHEVY SILVERADO, THE DRIVER OF THE SILVERADO REFUSED TO STOP. THE VEHICLE EVENTUALLY STOPPED IN THE AREA OF 19TH AND KERMIT. THE DRIVER OF THE VEHICLE WAS IDENTIFIED AS JOHN ERIC MCGUIRE, 25-YEARS-OF-AGE. AND THE BACK PASSENGER WAS IDENTIFIED AS A 1-YEARS-OLD MALE.

JOHN ERIC MCGUIRE WAS CHARGED AND ARRESTED FOR EVANDING ARREST OR DETENTION IN A MOTOR VEHICLE “3RD DEGREE FELONY’, ENDANGERING A CHILD STATE JAIL FELONY”, AND RACING ON A HIGHWAY “CLASS B MISDEMEANOR”.

ON MARCH 25TH AT APPROXIMATELY 1:14AM, ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL IN REFERENCE T A STAB VICTIM. OFFICERS MADE CONTACT WITH JOSEPH FLANAGAN, 38-YEARS-OF AGE. FLANAGAN SUSTAINDED A STAB WOUND TO HIS TORSO AND LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES

WITNESSESS REPORTED THAT AFTER A DISTURBANCE OCCURRED IN THE 300 BLOCK OF WEST UNIVERSITY, FLANAGAN WAS STAPPBED BY A KNOWN PERSON, IDENTIFIED AS JUSTIN HENDERSON, 21-YEARS-OF-AGE.

JUSTIN HENDERSON WAS CHARGED AND ARRESTED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON “2ND DEGREE FELONY” AND TRANSPORTED TO THE ECTOR COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER.

ON SATURDAY, MARCH 24TH AT APPROXIMATELY 8:30PM ODESSA FIRE RESCUE RESPONDED TO A STRUCTURE FIRE AT THE 1100 BLOCK OF ELECTRIC IN SOUTH ODESSA. THE STRUCTURE SUSTAINED SIGNIFICANT HEAT AND SMOKE DAMAGE THERE NO INJURIES REPORTED.

(PAT LAND, BATTALION CHIEF, ODESSA FIRE RESCUE, ODESSA, TEXAS)

“I’M NOT SURE IT’S A RESIDENCE. IT MAY BE A STRUCTURE THAT’S USED FOR SOMETHING OTHER THAN

A RESIDENCE, I’M NOT QUITE SURE WHAT THAT IS.”

SERVERAL FIRE DEPARTMENT UNITS ARRIVED AT THE SCENE AND QUICKLY EXTINGUISHED THE FIRE WITH-IN 20 MINUTES.

THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.

FOR DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS, DANNY BARRERA.

 

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Author: Danny Barrera