Arrest Made in Connection with Hit and Run Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - Ector County Sheriff's have a suspect in custody, accused of slamming into an Ector County Sheriff's patrol car.

Officials tell NewsWest 9, 17-year-old Zachary Villarreal turned himself into authorities on Thursday afternoon.

Villarreal has been charged with Evading arrest in a motor vehicle.  He also received a ticket for leaving the scene of an accident, which is a Class C Misdemeanor.

Villarreal has been released on a $2,500 bond.