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Man Arrested For Evading in Odessa

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Odessa Police Department Press Release


Odessa Police arrested Jackson on 8-11-14 for Evading Arrest or Detention with a Prior Conviction, a State Jail Felony. Officers were patrolling the area of East Crescent and West Crescent due to several auto burglaries that had been occurring in the area. Officers observed a male subject walking down East Crescent and attempted to make contact with him.

As officers activated their emergency lights, the subject, later identified as Jackson, immediately started running eastbound thru the north alley of the 1600 block of East 21st Street. Officers eventually caught the suspect in the 1700 block of Rosewood. Jackson stated to officers that he ran from them because he was “scared”. Jackson was charged and arrested accordingly.