Odessa police ask for help in drive-by shooting investigation

Odessa police ask for help in drive-by shooting investigation

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - A woman was shot in the head after the truck she was a passenger in was fired at by a motorcyclist.

Shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday morning, the victim, Maria Marquez, 46, was riding in a truck that was west-bound on 2nd street when the driver possibly cut off a group of motorcyclists.

According to police, when the truck was preparing to make a turn, one of the motorcyclists shot multiple rounds toward the vehicle and struck Marquez in the head.

Marquez was taken to the hospital with serious bodily injury.

Authorities confirm that no arrests have been made and there are no suspects.

Anyone with information in reference to this incident is encouraged to contact the Odessa Police Department or Odessa Crime Stoppers at (432)-333-TIPS.

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