Midland Man, Woman Arrested on Numerous Charges

Midland Man, Woman Arrested on Numerous Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – A Midland man and woman are behind bars on several charges.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the Wal-Mart on Loop 338 in reference to a theft.

Employees at Wal-Mart told police that 30-year-old John Arthur Orona and 30-year-old Amanda Fayann Gervais concealed meat underneath their shirts and tried to leave the store without paying for it.

As Orona and Gervais were being questioned by police, they gave false names to authorities because they were wanted out of Pecos.

Orona and Gervais are behind bars on charges of theft, false identification – fugitive from justice and for outstanding warrants.

A mugshot for Gervais was not released.