Man Arrested on Evading Charges

Man Arrested on Evading Charges

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - One man is behind bars on charges of evading following an incident on Friday.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they conducted a traffic stop on a red Dodge sedan in the 1700 block of Sunset.

According to the report, as soon as officers exited their patrol unit, the vehicle immediately took off.

The first officer reported that the driver was a black male wearing an orange shirt with two silver loop earrings.

Officials say the vehicle continued eastbound at a high rate of speed and the vehicle ran stop signs.

The vehicle was found in the west alley of the 900 block of Golder where a second officer saw a male subject getting out of the vehicle.

He was identified as the driver of the vehicle and was identified as Ronald Jackson, Jr., 28.

Jackson was arrested and taken to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center on charges of evading in a motor vehicle.