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Odessa Police Searching For Shooting Suspect Following Shots Fired Call

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – One man is on the run following a late night shooting in Odessa on Tuesday night.

The shooting happened at the Chaparral Village Apartments just after 10:45 p.m.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9 that as officers were responding, they received reports of shots being fired near the Chevron Gas Station near Interstate 20.

Police spoke with two men who told them that a black male was looking inside their truck, which was parked in the backyard. When the two men confronted the suspect, the suspect took off running, turned around and started shooting at the two men.

One of the shots fired caused some shrapnel to hit one of the men but he was uninjured.

The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a white tank top, black shorts and sandals.

If you have any information, contact Odessa Police at (432) 333-3641 or Odessa Crimestoppers at (432) 333-TIPS.

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