Two Men Behind Bars After Chase with Police

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Two men are behind bars in Odessa after a drive-by hold-up and a chase with police.

Both 23-year-old Johnny Lara, Jr. and 24-year-old Juan Urias are charged with aggravated robbery.

Police say the two held up a couple of victims in the 1400 block of Broughton on Saturday evening, stole some items and took off in their white SUV style vehicle.

Officers found the two a little later and tried to stop the pair but they sped away.

The pursuit ended in the 1600 block of north Hancock and the two were arrested just before 9:00p.m. Saturday night.

Still no word on how much they tried to take.

No one was hurt in the incident.

Bond for both men has been set at $50,000.

Odessa Police said the investigation is still ongoing.