Recent Felony Arrests by the Odessa Police Department - May 6, 2015

Recent Felony Arrests by the Odessa Police Department - May 6, 2015
20-year-old Jenique Johnson
20-year-old Jenique Johnson
39-year-old Ricardo Corrales Gonzalez
39-year-old Ricardo Corrales Gonzalez
23-year-old Tony Rojero
23-year-old Tony Rojero
37-year-old Michael Patrick Clark
37-year-old Michael Patrick Clark

Odessa Police Department Press Release

20-year-old Jenique Johnson

Odessa Police arrested Johnson on 5-5-15 at approximately 1613 hours for Prohibited Substance in a Correctional Facility – Gone off Bond (Warrant) "3rd Degree Felony", False Identification – Fugitive from Justice "Class A Misdemeanor", and for eight additional outstanding misdemeanor warrants.

Officers observed a white & maroon Cadillac traveling westbound in the 2000 block of East 2nd Street displaying an expired registration sticker dated 07/08. A traffic stop was conducted on the listed vehicle and the front passenger gave a false name to officers. Investigation revealed the passenger's name was really Jenique Johnson.

Further investigation revealed Johnson had nine outstanding warrants for her arrest, including one felony warrant. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Johnson was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.

31-year-old Aaron Joseph Vidal

Odessa Police arrested Vidal on 5-5-15 at approximately 1102 hours for Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More, a 3rd Degree Felony. Officers responded to 2nd and Crane in reference to a black Toyota Tundra that was driving all over the road and had hit several vehicles.

Upon arrival, officers observed a black Toyota Tundra in the H&R parking lot, with the engine still on and the keys in the ignition. Officers made contact with the driver of the listed vehicle, identified as Vidal. After officers asked Vidal to step out of the vehicle, they observed him to have glossy eyes and poor balance.

Vidal appeared dazed and had slurred speech. Officers observed a white residue around Vidal's mouth. Officers also located synthetic narcotics inside the listed vehicle. Vidal was placed into custody for driving while intoxicated on a substance other than alcohol after failing field sobriety tests.

Investigation revealed Vidal had multiple prior convictions for driving while intoxicated. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Vidal was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.

39-year-old Ricardo Corrales Gonzalez

Odessa Police arrested Gonzalez on 5-5-15 at approximately 2150 hours for Possession of Cocaine "State Jail Felony" and Possession of Marijuana "Class B Misdemeanor". Officers observed a black 2008 Chevrolet Silverado traveling southbound in the 300 block of South Dixie with a headlight out. A traffic stop was conducted on the listed vehicle and the driver was identified as Gonzalez.

While making contact with Gonzalez, officers could smell an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. Officers searched the listed vehicle and discovered cocaine on the driver's seat and a bag of marijuana on the floor next to the driver's seat. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Gonzalez was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the ECLEC.

23-year-old Tony Rojero

Odessa Police arrested Rojero on 5-5-15 at approximately 2015 hours for Possession of Cocaine, a 3rd Degree Felony. Officers observed a silver 1994 Isuzu traveling in the 400 block of South Jackson with an expired registration. A traffic stop was conducted on the listed vehicle and the front passenger was identified as Rojero.

While making contact, officers could smell a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. Officers searched Rojero and discovered two bags of cocaine inside his wallet. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Rojero was charged and arrested accordingly.

37-year-old Michael Patrick Clark

Odessa Police arrested Clark on 5-4-15 at approximately 0015 hours for Possession of Heroin, a State Jail Felony. Officers observed a black 2011 Buick traveling in the area of Woodlawn and Pecos displaying expired registration. A traffic stop was conducted on the listed vehicle and the driver was identified as Clark.

Officers searched the listed vehicle and discovered heroin. Clark stated to officers that he uses heroin every day. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Clark was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.