ODESSA, TX (KWES) - A woman was arrested in Odessa for assaulting her ex-spouse and interfering with his call to 911.
On Sunday, Odessa police were called out to the 2700 block of North Dixie Boulevard after a male called 911 but was disconnected.
When officer arrived, they spoke to the male as well as his ex-spouse, Lanell Baeza,30. Officers noticed fresh scratches on the left side of the victim's neck and face.
Further investigation revealed that Baeza had taken their children to the victim's house before causing a disturbance at the residence.
When the victim called 911, Baeza grabbed the phone and threw it against a brick wall, causing it to break.
According to authorities, Baeza scratched the victim's face, causing him bodily injury.
In addition to a prior conviction for assault family violence, Baeza was found to have 7 outstanding warrants.
Baezza was arrested for assault family violence with prior convictions, interfering with an emergency telephone call as well as the 7 warrants.