Shots Fired Near Barbara Jordan Elementary

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Gunfire near Barbara Jordan Elementary in Odessa forced school officials to lock their doors.

The incident happened just before noon.

When Odessa Police drove up, they saw two men driving away.

Police caught up to them and arrested 23-year-old Jason Mayfield of Odessa for having pot and drug paraphernalia.

Police handed the 16-year-old boy to his parents.

The school locked their outside doors, but class went on as normal inside.

The doors were opened about 10 minutes later.