Odessa Police Searching for Man Who Ran Over Officer's Foot

Odessa Police Searching for Man Who Ran Over Officer's Foot

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - Odessa Police need your help locating a wanted suspect in connection to running over an officer's foot back in July.

Police are searching for Adrian Gallegos, 23. He also has 11 outstanding warrants, including seven felony warrants.

Back in July, Odessa Police officer Frank Robles saw a white Ford F-150 make a left turn from the wrong lane at the intersection of University and Andrews Highway,

When Officer Robles attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle, the vehicle initially refused to stop but later stopped in the 2700 block of Henderson.

Then when the officer made contact with Gallegos, the officer saw several open beer bottles inside and that’s when the driver suddenly accelerated and ran over the right foot of Officer Robles with the left rear tire.

Gallegos has been positively identified as the same driver who ran over the officer’s foot.
Warrants for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon on a public servant and evading in a motor vehicle have been issued for Gallegos.
If you know where Gallegos is, contact Odessa Police at (432) 333-3641 or Odessa Crimestoppers at (432) 333-TIPS.