Odessa Woman Arrested on Aggravated Assault Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

WEST ODESSA - A West Odessa woman is facing multiple charges after Odessa Police say she tried to run over her husband with a pick-up.

Maria Navarrete was arrested on Sunday night.

She's been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, evading arrest and DWI.

The alleged assault happened on Sunday along the 1100 block of north Hancock.

Police say that after Navarrete tried to hit her husband, she ran from the cops.

But they caught up with her later when she rear-ended a car at a stop light on Loop 338 at the Interstate.

After a stop in the hospital, Navarrete was booked into the Ector County Jail.

She's being held without bond.