• September 19, 2019

Odessa American: Felony Indictments

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Felony Indictments

OA reader questions uniform worn in mugshot

A reader called the Odessa American Wednesday morning concerned the former ECISD police officer who was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl was receiving preferential treatment at the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.

4:45 pm | See more

FOI details Ator’s run-ins with DPS

A Freedom of Information request to the Texas Department of Public Safety was returned Tuesday afternoon about previous run-ins with the 36-year-old gunman who killed 7 people and injured 25 others in a mass shooting on Aug. 31 in Odessa.

4:31 pm | See more

Football argument turns into assault

A man reportedly threatened another man with a knife after the two got into a fight over a football game late Sunday night.

5:20 pm | See more

Odessa, Midland first responders ready for second softball challenge

For the second time in as many years, the Odessa Police Department and Odessa Fire Rescue will face Midland Police Department and Midland Fire Department in a first responders softball contest.

5:13 pm | See more

Former ECISD police officer charged with sexually assaulting 14-year-old girl

A former Ector County Independent School District police officer was arrested after he reportedly admitted to sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl.

12:18 pm | See more

Man arrested after pursuit spans Ector County to Midland County

The 52-year-old man was reportedly involved in a pursuit that started Ector County and ended in Midland County.

3:22 pm | See more

Odessa motorcyclist improves to stable condition at UMC

A 50-year-old Odessa motorcyclist is listed in stable condition at University Medical Center in Lubbock, an Odessa Police Department official stated in an email, following a Friday collision in northeast Odessa.

11:17 am | See more

Man dies after being hit by train

A 43-year-old Odessa man is dead after he was hit by a train in southeast Odessa.

11:11 am | See more

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