Midland Police Arrest Earnesto Trevino

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Police are questioning a suspect in a Big Spring drive-by after he's caught in Midland.  

Midland Police arrested 24-year-old Earnesto Trevino on the east side late Thursday night.

He's charged with deadly conduct.

Police think Trevino was involved in a drive by shooting on west Highway 80 in Big Spring.

No one was hurt in that gunfire.

They also want to question him about another deadly drive-by a day later that killed a 20-year-old Valerie Garcia, her unborn child, and a 21-year-old Michael Cardona.

Meanhile, authorities are still looking for 18-year-old James "Blitz" Cole.

He has his nickname tattooed on his neck.

Cole is from Lamesa.

He's also a suspect in the drive-by, and a person of interest in the other deadly shooting.

A third man, 26-year-old Renaldo Nava has already been arrested.

Police say all 3 are members of the Latin Kings Gang that has been involved a drug turf war in town.

If you have any information call, Police or CrimeStoppers at 263-TIPS.