• August 26, 2019

Odessa American: Felony Arrests

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Felony Arrests

Woman charged in connection to double shooting in West Odessa

Press release via Ector County Sheriff's Office:

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OPD investigating death of man placed into emergency protective custody

The Odessa Police Department is investigating the death of a 32-year-old man who was placed into emergency protective custody.

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Police looking for man connected to robbery at Target

The Odessa Police Department is searching for a man that reportedly threatened another person to pay for his merchandise at Target.

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Man charged with assaulting father for third time in 5 months

A 36-year-old man was arrested after he reportedly assaulted his father for the third time in five months.

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Former Ector County detention officer charged with exposing himself to an inmate

A former Ector County Law Enforcement Center Detention Officer was arrested Thursday after he reportedly started to masturbate as an inmate got dressed.

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Couple charged during domestic dispute that ended in stabbing

An 18-year-old woman and a 21-year-old man were arrested after a domestic dispute that resulted in the woman being choked and the man stabbed in the arm.

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Man charged with assaulting girlfriend multiple times over 2-week span

Within the span of about two weeks, a 43-year-old man is accused of assaulting his girlfriend multiple times.

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Man, boyfriend charged with breaking into sister’s house

A 27-year-old man and his 24-year-old boyfriend were arrested after they reportedly broke into his sister’s house and assaulted his brother-in-law.

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