• July 20, 2019

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Hooters guard found guilty

A former security guard was found guilty by a jury after three hours of deliberation Friday evening of shooting a man in the back outside of a Hooters nearly two years ago. 

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Man pleads guilty to sexual assault of a child

A 56-year-old man pled guilty to sexual assault of a child from a case dating back to 1989.

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More details revealed in Hooters shooting

The trial for the former Hooters security guard accused of shooting a man in the back continued Thursday, as another witness at the scene took the stand to testify, shedding more light on  what led up to the event.

5:17 pm | See more

Man found guilty, sentenced to life for robbing 85-year-old

An Ector County jury found a 32-year-old man guilty of aggravated robbery after he reportedly robbed an 85-year-old man of $1,200 and a Lincoln Town Car.

11:09 am | See more

Hooters guard trial continues

One of the friends of the man who was shot took the stand in the trial of the accused shooter Wednesday morning, recounting the events that led to the confrontation. 

5:42 pm | See more

Jury finds man guilty of sexually assaulting a child

An Ector County Jury found a 44-year-old man guilty of nine counts of sexual assault of a child, an Ector County District Attorney press release detailed.

5:41 pm | See more

Hooters guard trial starts

The trial for a former security guard accused of shooting a man in the back began Tuesday, with the jury hearing from officers at the scene and one witness account of the reported shooting.

5:28 pm | See more

Former Hooters guard standing trial next week

A former Hooters security guard charged with shooting a man in the back almost two years ago will stand trial next week after numerous reschedules.

4:08 pm | See more

Man found guilty of sexually assaulting 12-year-old niece

An Ector County Jury took less than 7 minutes to find a 46-year-old man guilty of continuous sexual abuse, an Ector County District Attorney press release detailed.

3:52 pm | See more

Jury finds man guilty of robbing bank in 2017

An Ector County jury found a 41-year-old man guilty of a 2017 robbery of First Basin Credit Union, an Ector County District Attorney's press release detailed.

3:47 pm | See more

Odessa Under 40 honoring Judge Hendricks-Green

Ector County Court of Law Judge Brooke Hendricks-Green said she has literal and figurative shoes to fill.

5:00 pm | See more

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