Odessa man arrested in connection to aggravated assault

Odessa man arrested in connection to aggravated assault

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - An Odessa man was arrested after allegedly pointing a handgun at two men and breaking the glass door of a home.

Police were sent out to the 1500 block of Patton Drive after a report of a disturbance.

Officers spoke to a 49-year old male and a 66-year old male who said that Sean Eckel, 45, screamed and cursed at them after an argument.

Eckel then went into his house and got a baseball bat.

After getting the bat, he went back into his house and got a handgun.

Authorities say Eckel then pointed the handgun at the two men and then broke a glass door with the bat.

Eckel was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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