• July 15, 2019

Odessa American: Law Enforcement

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Investigation continues into twin deaths

The Odessa Police Department has reportedly received a number of tips to help identify the three people of interest in connection to the deaths of 6-year-old twin sisters from Odessa.

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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.

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Odessa man dies in two-vehicle collision near Rankin

A 24-year-old Odessa man died as a result of a two-vehicle collision Thursday near Rankin.

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Police searching for persons of interest in connection to twin sister deaths

The Odessa Police Department Traffic Unit is looking for three people of interest in connection to the deaths of 6-year-old twin sisters from Odessa.

3:16 pm | See more

Police looking for man involved in burglary and credit card abuse

The Odessa Police Department is looking for a man who reportedly burglarized a vehicle, stole a credit card and made $3,300 purchases on the stolen credit card.

2:29 pm | See more

3 Odessans dead in fiery crash

Five people, including three Odessans, are dead after they were reportedly in a fiery wreck in New Mexico.

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Two Odessans dead after fatal collision

Two 38-year-old Odessans are dead after a fatal collision in northwest Odessa.

11:01 am | See more

Police searching for man involved in assault

The Odessa Police Department is looking for a man described as a heavy set Hispanic that reportedly fondled a 56-year-old woman.

5:32 pm | See more

Person interviewed in connection to hit and run

The Odessa Police Department has reportedly located, identified and interviewed a person in connection to a hit and run.

4:54 pm | See more

Police searching for men involved in pressure washer theft

The Odessa Police Department is looking for two men who reportedly stole a pressure washer trailer valued at $13,500.

2:50 pm | See more

Man, girlfriend charged with pointing gun at juveniles, attempting to hide firearm

A 17-year-old man and his 17-year-old girlfriend were arrested after he reportedly pointed a handgun at multiple people while his girlfriend attempted to hide the gun from officers.

4:45 pm | See more

OPD invites public to summer block party

The Odessa Police Department will be hosting a summer block party.

3:13 pm | See more

Investigation continues into twin deaths

The Odessa Police Department has reportedly received a number of tips to help identify the three people of interest in connection to the deaths of 6-year-old twin sisters from Odessa.

2:26 pm | See more

Increased workload: Bland expects cases at district attorney’s office to eclipse 4,600 in 2019

Ector County District Attorney Bobby Bland faces two constant obstacles — an ever-increasing case load and limited funds.

4:00 am | See more

Man charged with possession of child pornography

A 20-year-old man was arrested after he reportedly had child pornography on his cellphone while on court-ordered probation.

5:38 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

Odessa man dies in two-vehicle collision near Rankin

A 24-year-old Odessa man died as a result of a two-vehicle collision Thursday near Rankin.

3:18 pm | See more

Police searching for persons of interest in connection to twin sister deaths

The Odessa Police Department Traffic Unit is looking for three people of interest in connection to the deaths of 6-year-old twin sisters from Odessa.

3:16 pm | See more

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