Man accused of firing weapon at Odessa woman

Man accused of firing weapon at Odessa woman
James Howell (Source: Odessa Police Department)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - An Odessa woman escaped a round of bullets.

James Kenneth Howell is accused of firing at her.

Deputies said a witness saw Howell come outside yelling obscenities.

The witness said Howell fired a gun in the woman's direction but the bullets hit the ground.

When deputies searched his house, they found shell casings just outside the door and a recently fired handgun in his bedroom.

No one was hurt.

Howell is charged with deadly conduct.

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