Odessa Police Arrest Man for Armed Robberies

Kurtney Jones
Kurtney Jones

ODESSA - Odessa Police have arrested a man in connection with two armed robberies.

Police have responded in recent weeks to several armed robberies in the 3900 block of Tanglewood Lane and East 42nd Street in Odessa. In each robbery, the suspect displayed a handgun before robbing the victim.

Police arrested 18-year-old Kurtney Jones Saturday night in the 4100 block of Tanglewood. He has been charged with two armed robberies.

The first robbery happened August 15th when Burger King employees were robbed. The second happened a few days later in the 3900 block of Tanglewood.

Jones is being held on $300 bond for each charge.