UPDATE: Arrest Made in Connection With Weekend Hit and Run Accident in Odessa

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Connection With Weekend Hit and Run Accident in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - An arrest has been made in connection with a weekend hit and run accident in Odessa.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, 23-year-old Tyler Dean Offield was arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

As you may recall, officials were called out to the 4200 block of North Preston Smith Road around 2 a.m. Saturday morning.

Officials say an investigation revealed that Offield ran over multiple people after a fight with a group of people and he fled the scene before police arrived.

One person who was run over, 23-year-old Harold Anderson, was taken to the hospital with serious bodily injury.

We're told a third victim in the accident has not yet been identified and police are asking that victim to come forward if they wish to press charges.

Anyone with information about the accident is being asked to contact Odessa Police at (432) 333-3641 or Odessa Crimestoppers at (432) 333-TIPS.