Man arrested following pursuit in stolen vehicle

Man arrested following pursuit in stolen vehicle
Jose Torres (Source: Ector County Sheriff's Office)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - One man was arrested after leading authorities on a pursuit in a stolen vehicle out of Pecos.

Jose Torres, 45, was arrested and charged with evading arrest in a motor vehicle and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

We're told deputies with the Ector County Sheriff's Office spotted the vehicle in the area of 14th St. and Golder Ave. around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night.

Authorities said they attempted to stop the vehicle but Torres ran from them.

Deputies said shots were later fired at the vehicle's tires, blowing one tire out.

That's when Torres ended up driving into a field in the area of 10th St. and Coronado Ave.

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