• December 6, 2019

OPD Press Conference on Shootings Across Odessa and Midland - Odessa American: News

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OPD Press Conference on Shootings Across Odessa and Midland

Five people are dead and 21 others are injured following a traffic stop on Interstate 20 near Midland where a Department of Public Safety officer was shot by a gunman who then went on a shooting spree around Odessa Aug. 31, 2019, before being shot to death by law enforcement. OPD Chief Michael Gerke said during a press conference he believed the threat was over.

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