ODESSA – Odessa Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with an aggravated assault.
Police are looking for 18-year-old Willie Thurman.
Police were called out to the 2900 block of Santa Rosa in reference to an assault in progress on Sunday night around 9:30 p.m.
When officers arrived on the scene, they found 21-year-old Anita Ortiz was injured after an argument with Thurman. Police say that Thurman threw Ortiz on the floor and later hit her in the head and back with a bat.
Thurman received numerous bruises in connection with the argument but refused medial attention.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Willie Thurman, you're asked to contact Odessa Police at (432) 333-3641 or Odessa Crimestoppers at (432) 333-TIPS.