DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(043018) – MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT-CAR PED ACCIDENT / MURDER ARREST

ODESSA, TEXAS/APRIL 30, 2018 – ON SATURDAY EVENING, APRIL 28TH AT APPROXIMATELY 11:16PM, ODESSA POLICE AND ODESSA FIRE RESCUE RESPONDED TO GRANDVIEW AND EAST LOOP 338 IN REFERENCE TO A MAJOR CRASH.

A 1995 HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLE OPERATED BY SHAWN LITTLE, 51-YEARS-OF-AGE OF FLORIDA WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND IN THE 7000 BLOCK OF NORTH GRANDVIEW. LITTLE VEERED OFF THE ROADWAY BEFORE BEING EJECTED FROM THE MOTOR CYCLE. LITTLE WAS TRANSPORTED TO MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL WITH LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES.

NO OTHER INJURIES REPORTED OR OTHER VEHICLES INVOLVED.

ON FRIDAY APRIL 27TH AT APPROXIMTELY 7:45AM, ODESSA POLICE AND ODESSA FIRE RESCUE RESPONDED TO 19TH AND GOLDER IN REFERENCE TO A MAJOR CRASH.

A 2011 DODGE DURANGO OPERATED BY KIMBERLY VELA, 26-YEAR-OF-AGE, OF ODESSA, WAS TRAVELING EAST ON 19TH STREET ATTEMPTING TO TURN NORTH ON GOLDER. A PEDESTRIAN IDENTIFIED AS PETRA LOPEZ, 70-YEARS-OF AGE, OF ODESSA WAS WALKING EASTBOUND AT A CROSSWALK AND WAS STRUCK BY THE DURANGO.

LOPEZ WAS TRANSPORTED TO MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL WITH LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES. ON SATURDAY, APRIL 28TH AT APPROXIMATELY 5:18PM, PETRA LOPEZ WAS PRONOUNCED DECEASED. THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.

ON FRIDAY, APRIL 27 AT APPROXIMATLEY 2:20APM, ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO THE SUNSET APARTMENTS LOCATED AT 9100 ANDREWS HIGHWAY IN REFERENCE TO A GUNSHOT VICTIM. OFFICERS MADE CONTACT WITH A MALE SUBJECT, IDENTIFIED AS JEROME NELSON, 31-YEARS-OF-AGE. OFFICERS OBSERVED A DECEASED FEMALE SUBJECT, IDENTIFIED AS ROCHEL ZUNIGA, 28-YEARS-OF-AGE.

BOTH SUBJECTS GOT INTO A CONFRONTATION, NELSON SHOT ZUNIGA WITH A REVOLVER. NELSON STATED THAT HE PASSED OUT AND WOKE UP SOME TIME LATER, AND THAT A PERIOD OF TIME WENT BY, WHILE CONTEMPLATING WHAT TO DO BEFORE CALLING LAW ENFORCEMENT.

ODESSA POLICE ARRESTED AND CHARGED JEROME WITH MURDER “1ST DEGREE FELONY.”

THIS IS DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS.

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Author: Danny Barrera