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Two Odessa men arrested after shots were fired

Benjamin Herrera and Abel Herrera (Source: Odessa Police Department) Benjamin Herrera and Abel Herrera (Source: Odessa Police Department)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

Two Odessa men are behind bars after shots were fired toward two teens.

Police found 57-year-old Benjamin Herrera and 34-year-old Abel Herrera at the scene in the 1800 block of Linda.

Investigators say Benjamin got into an argument with an 18 and 16-year-old.

He shot at both of them as he was leaving the house.

Benjamin then gave the gun to Abel who hid it in a Kia Forte.

Police were able to find the gun, a Ruger LC-9, underneath the front passenger seat.

Both are facing charges for tampering with evidence.

Benjamin Herrera is also looking at two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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