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Deadly Christmas Day Shooting in Odessa

The shooting was over a family disturbance.
Credit: wymt.com

ODESSA, Texas — Around 5:38 P.M. on Tuesday evening, the Ector County Sheriff's Office received a call about a shooting at 16164 W. University.

Upon arrival the deputies learned that 54-year-old male, Rick Britton, had been shot and was deceased on the scene.

The investigation revealed, 26-year-old, Jaylene Green, had shot and killed Britton. It was reported that Jaylene Green was the step-daughter of Britton.

Credit: Ector County Sheriff

Deputies say that the shooting was due to a family disturbance. 

Green has been arrested and charged with the murder of Rick Britton. The next of kin has been notified. 

Green remains in custody with no bond.

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