Man Arrested for Beating Another Man

Juan Manuel Valenzuela
Juan Manuel Valenzuela

ECTOR COUNTY - A man is behind bars for beating another man in West Odessa.

The Ector County Sheriff's Office arrested Juan Manuel Valenzuela. He has been charged with Public Intoxication and Aggravated Assault.

Officials say Valenzuela assaulted Oscar Carrasco on Citation Street around noon Thursday. Carrasco has numerous injuries and head trauma. Carrasco was originally taken to Odessa Regional Medical Center, but was transferred to Medical Center Hospital due to the extent of his injuries.

Deputies are still investigating.