Officials Locate Person of Interest in Hit and Run Case

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - Ector County Authorities have caught a break after someone slammed into an Ector County Sheriff's patrol car on Tuesday afternoon and took off.

After our story ran on NewsWest 9, the Sheriff's Office received a call with a tip which lead to the arrest of a suspect on unrelated charges.

The suspect could face charges including leaving the scene of an accident and evading in connection with the Hit and Run Accident.

The deputy involved in the accident wasn't hurt.