Odessa Man Facing Aggravated Assault Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A man in Odessa chased his ex-girlfriend and her sister with knife, then proceeded to beat up his ex's new boyfriend in the street and tried to stab him then he slashed his tires.

27-year-old Jeremiah Lopez was arrested earlier this month and is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, family violence.

Back in May, Lopez was fighting his ex's new man in the parking lot of their apartment complex and kept trying to stab him.

The ex's sister showed up to pick up her baby and leave.

When she went to grab the baby, Lopez started chasing her with a knife while she was holding the baby.

She ran into the apartment where he tried to kick the door in.

Finally Lopez gave up but before he left, he slashed his ex's boyfriends tires.

Lopez has since been released.