Man Arrested on Aggravated Sexual Assault Charge After Incident at Floyd Gwin Park in Odessa

Man Arrested on Aggravated Sexual Assault Charge After Incident at Floyd Gwin Park in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – One man is facing aggravated sexual charges following an incident at Floyd Gwin Park in Odessa.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were patrolling around Floyd Gwin Park early Wednesday morning where they spotted a vehicle parked in the south parking lot.

Officers made contact with the people in the vehicle and the officers smelt a strong odor of marijuana coming out of the vehicle.

One of the occupants, later identified as 19-year-old James Carlos Jaime, got out of the vehicle along with a second person, who was identified as a 13-year-old female.

Officials say they searched the vehicle and found marijuana inside the car.

Jaime was arrested for possession of marijuana. He was also cited for violation of park hours and possession of drug paraphernalia for use. Based upon evidence officers received, they learned that a possible sexual assault had occurred.

Jaime was taken to the Odessa Police Department and the aggravated assault charge was later added.