Odessa Police Identify Fatal Hit and Run Suspect

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Odessa Police have identified a suspect in the hit and run that left an Odessa woman dead over the weekend, but they need your help tracking him down.

Investigators say 19-year old Isaac Lopez of Midland was behind the wheel when his truck hit and killed 39-year-old Melissa Bustamante early Saturday morning.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Lopez.

When police catch up to him, he's facing manslaughter, and failure to stop and render aid charges.

Lopez is described as 5'9," 165 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

We're told he has tattoo across his stomach with the words thug nasty, and a tattoo on his left arm.

He was last seen in a tan Chevy extended cab pick-up.

If you any information on where Lopez is call Odessa Police or Odessa Crime Stoppers at 333-TIPS.