Odessa Police Make Arrest in Connection to Stabbing in the 1000 Block of Spur
DATE: December 4, 2017
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon “2nd Degree Felony”
DATE/TIME REPORTED: December 1, 2017 at approximately 2248 hours
LOCATION: 1000 Block of Spur
Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a stabbing that occurred this past weekend in Southeast Odessa. Buddy Allen McCoy, date of birth 08/09/1977, has been charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon “2nd Degree Felony”.
On December 1, 2017 at approximately 2248 hours, Odessa Police responded to the 1000 block of Spur in reference to a disturbance. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a 40-year-old male, who had sustained multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to Medical Center Hospital with serious bodily injury.
Officers also made contact with another male subject, identified as McCoy. Investigation revealed that after both subjects got into an argument inside of the residence, McCoy stabbed the victim multiple times. An independent witness reported that they observed McCoy chasing the victim out of the residence.
The witness further advised that they observed McCoy stab the victim in the back with a silver bladed knife. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, McCoy was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.