2-5-18 Crime of the Day
On 12-21-17 at approximately 0400 hours, Odessa Police responded to the 2900 block of Century Avenue in reference to a subject with a gun. Investigation revealed that two male subjects burglarized a blue 2014 Chevrolet 2500. One of the suspects was observed entering the listed vehicle while the second suspect served as a lookout.
When the complainant confronted the suspect who was inside of his vehicle, the suspect immediately began running westbound across the street and then southbound in the 2900 block of North Century. While the complainant was chasing the suspect, the suspect turned around and fired one round at the complainant. There were no reports of any injuries. The complainant advised that the suspects stole a $250 iPod from his vehicle.
The first suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 6’ tall and 170 pounds, approximately 18 years of age, thin build, wearing a dark colored hoodie and dark pants. The second suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’10” and 140 pounds, approximately 18 years of age, wearing a large jacket (possibly said “Texas”), a dark colored beanie with circular stripes on it, gray sweat pants and black shoes.
Anyone with information in reference to the identity of the suspects shown in the Surveillance Footage is encouraged to contact the Odessa Police Department or Odessa Crime Stoppers at 432-333-TIPS and reference Case #17-37072. The investigation continues.