California Fugitive Caught in Odessa

California Fugitive Caught in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – A fugitive from California was arrested in Odessa on Tuesday afternoon.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to University and Maple in reference to a suspicious vehicle.

Dispatch advised officers that there was a green vehicle with Ohio plate with a male subject sleeping inside.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found the vehicle in the roadway.

Officers then made contact with the driver and woke up 44-year-old Hector Loy.

An investigation revealed that Loy had a felony warrant out of California for fugitive from justice – transporting a controlled substance.

Loy is awaiting extradition back to California.