Odessa Police Investigating Weekend Aggravated Assault

Odessa Police Investigating Weekend Aggravated Assault

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – Odessa Police are investigating after a weekend aggravated assault in Odessa.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, officers responded to 21st and Muskingum in reference to an unknown problem around 7 p.m. last Saturday night.

When officers arrived on the scene, officers spoke with a 12-year-old male who was shot in the face with a pellet gun.

The 12-year-old was seriously injured and was taken to Medical Center Hospital. He was later taken to Lubbock Covenant Hospital for further treatment.

The subjects are described as a 14-year-old Hispanic male and a 16-year-old Black male.

No charges have been filed as the investigation into the case is ongoing.