Man charged in connection with multiple Odessa robberies

Man charged in connection with multiple Odessa robberies
Matthew Chavez (Source: Ector County Law Enforcement Center)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - One man is facing more charges following several robberies that occurred in Odessa back in February.

Matthew Chavez, 25, is charged with three counts of robbery.

Some of the locations that were robbed included GameStop (200 Walmart Court), Dollar General (1351 W. University Blvd.) and GameStop (3821 East 42nd St.)

Police said an investigation revealed that Chavez entered all three stores, handed a note stating he had a gun and took off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Chavez is currently behind bars in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

The investigation into the robberies continues.

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