Odessa Police Release Sketch of Robbery Suspect

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Odessa Police want you to take a look at this picture, to help them catch a crook.

This is a drawing of a man suspected of attacking and robbing two women on the City's east side.

He's about five foot seven to five foot nine inches tall, he weighs between 135 to 175 pounds.

In one of the attacks, he wore a long dark coat.

The first attack happened last Monday around five-30 in the morning in the 25-hundred block of East 11th Street.  

Police tell NewsWest Nine, a woman was attacked as she left her apartment.  

The suspect took her purse and ran off, the woman was not hurt.  

The second attack, on Friday, was in the 800 block of JBS Parkway.  

We're told a black man approached a woman as she was leaving work, assaulted her, and took her purse.

That woman had to go to the hospital.  

If you have any information, you are asked to call Police or CrimeStoppers at 333-TIPS.