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Odessa Murder Suspect Identified

ODESSA - Odessa Police have released the name of a man wanted for a Tuesday night murder.

It happened Tuesday night at a home in the 1900 block of North Sam Houston.

Police say a man was shot multiple times. The man later died at the hospital. The victim has been identified as 32-year-old Johnny Lee Mackey.

Police are looking for 30-year-old Ricky Lavell Taylor. He is wanted for First Degree Murder.  

Resident Leslie Olivarez says the street is quiet and neighbors normally keep to themselves.

"It makes you think and it worries everybody." Olivarez said.

Olivarez told NewsWest 9 she never heard a gun shot, but went outside when she heard loud screaming.

Stay with NewsWest9 and NewsWest9.com for the latest on this developing story.

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