Security guards assaulted at Odessa restaurant, search underway for suspect

Security guards assaulted at Odessa restaurant, search underway for suspect
(Source: Odessa Police Department)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - UPDATE: The Odessa Police Department has released some additional information today regarding this incident.

We're told police were called to the scene where 2 security guards reported that they were assaulted by a black male.

According to the report, the suspect began to yell at employees and was belligerent.

We're told the security officers asked the suspect to leave but the man didn't comply.

If you have any information on the suspect, contact police.

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The Odessa Police Department needs your help locating an assault suspect.

Back on Nov. 12, 2017, around 2:45 a.m., Odessa police were called out to the Whataburger, located at 4960 E. 42nd St., in reference to a disturbance.

Police said an investigation revealed that 2 security guards were assaulted by an unknown man.

If you know who the man is, contact Det. J. Caid at (432) 335-4943 or Odessa Crime Stoppers at (432) 333-TIPS and reference case #17-31966.

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