DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS-ODESSA POLICE INVESTIGATING EARLY MORNING SHOOTING AND ROBBERY

ODESSA, TEXAS/AUGUST 7, 2017 – EARLY THIS MORNING, AUGUST 7, 2017 AT APPROXIMATELY 3:15AM, A 41 YEAR-OLD MALE REPORTED TO ODESSA POLICE THAT TWO UNKNOW HISPANIC MALES HAD STRICK HIM IN THE FACE WITH A HANDGUN AND SHOT HIM IN THE LEG BEFORE STEALING HIS CASH AND A GREEN 1999 MITSUBISHI. THE SUSPECTS THEN FLED THE SCENE IN THE VICTIM’S VEHICLE.

ODESSA FIRE AND RESCUE TRANSPORTED THE VICTIM TO MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL WITH NON-LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES. THE VICTIM WAS UNABLE TO PROVIDE OFFICERS WITH A DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE SUSPECTS.

THE STOLEN GREEN 1999 MITSUBISHI HAS BEEN RECOVERED. AT THIS TIME NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE AND THERE ARE NO SUSPECTS.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION, CONTACT  ODESSA POLICE OR ODESSA CRIME STOPPERS AT 432-333-TIPS.

A 26 YEAR –  OLD MALE WAS ROBBED AT GUNPOINT AT APPROXIMATELY 6:29AM ON SATURDAY AUGUST 5TH, 2017.

ODESSA POLICE RESPONDED TO 721 NORTH COUNTY ROAD WEST AT THE 7-11 IN REFERENCE TO AN ARMED ROBBERY. THE COMPLAINANT REPORTED THAT WHILE HE WAS PUMPING GAS, A RED OR MAROON CHERVROLET SUBURBAN PULLED UP NEXT TO HIM, AND THAT THE PASSENGER FROM THE SUBURBAN EXITED THE VEHICLE POINTING A GUN AT HIM DEMANDING HIS MONEY.

THE SUSPECT STOLE THE COMPLAINANT’S Iphone AND WALLET BEFORE GETTING BACK INTO THE SUBURBAN. THE SUSPECT VEHICLE WAS LAST SEEN TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND ON NORTH COUNTY ROAD WEST. THERE WERE NO REPORTS OF INJURIES.

THE SUSPECT IS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE WEARING A MASK OVER HIS FACE, APPROXIMATELY 30 YEARS OF AGE, APPROXIMATELY 5’7’’ TALL AND WEIGHING APPROXIMATELY 155 POUNDS. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IN REFERENCE TO THIS INCIDENT IS ENCOURAGED TO CONTACT ODESSA POLICE OR ODESS CRIME STOPPERS AT 432-333-TIPS. THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.

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Author: Danny Barrera