Odessa Police Investigating Shooting in the 1300 Block of Eidson
On 3-9-18 at approximately 1156 hours, Odessa Police responded to the 1300 block of North Eidson in reference to a gunshot victim. Investigation revealed that two vehicles were traveling on Eidson when the occupants began shooting at two male subjects who were standing outside.
The two male subjects were identified as Nathan Stephens, 18 years of age and Desmond Tuggle, 19 years of age. Stephens was shot one time in the abdomen and was transported to Medical Center Hospital with serious bodily injury. Tuggle sustained a minor injury on his left hand as a result of the incident. There were no reports of any other injuries.
Both suspect vehicles fled the scene before police arrived. Both vehicles are described as being a black Chevrolet truck and a black Pontiac Sunfire. At this time no arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information in reference to this investigation is encouraged to contact the Odessa Police Department or Odessa Crime Stoppers at 432-333-TIPS and reference Case #18-10711.