Hobbs Man Arrested in Odessa, Charged with Kidnapping His Wife

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A Hobbs man is behind bars in Ector County, charged with kidnapping his wife.

Mike Stone with the Hobbs Police Department tells NewsWest 9, Anthony Lynn Evans was pulled over for a traffic violation back on January 7th.

Turns out he was wanted in Ector County on aggravated kidnapping charges.

Those charges date back to October of last year.

Ector County authorities picked Evans up and booked him into the Ector County detention center on Thursday.