Aggravated Robbery Suspect Arrested in Odessa

Aggravated Robbery Suspect Arrested in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – One man is behind bars following an aggravated robbery on Sunday morning.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 1200 block of Alpine in reference to a disturbance.

When officers arrived on the scene, a 28-year-old female victim told police that she had been robbed at gunpoint.

The victim also told police that after she placed some belongings in her vehicle, a male subject pointed a handgun at her and stole her wallet containing approximately $600.

The suspect, 37-year-old Jason Fortune, was located by officers and was questioned by detectives.

According to the report, Fortune admitted to pointing the handgun at the woman.

Fortune has been charged with aggravated robbery.