11-8-17 Arrest of the Day
Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a stabbing that occurred several weeks ago in the 3100 block of Golder. Sharon Lavone Thomas, date of birth 08/14/1966, has been charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon (Family Violence) “2nd Degree Felony”.
On September 18, 2017 at approximately 2000 hours, Odessa Police responded to the 3100 block of Golder in reference to a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a 56-year-old male, who advised that he had been stabbed by his girlfriend, identified as Thomas.
Investigation revealed that after both subjects got into an argument, Thomas pushed her boyfriend against the wall while holding a knife in her hand and began slapping him in the face. At some point during the incident, the victim was stabbed with the knife while she was assaulting him. Thomas left the scene before police arrived.
The victim sustained injuries on his chest and chin as a result of the assault. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, OPD detectives obtained a warrant for Thomas, who was eventually charged and arrested accordingly.