1-2-18 Arrest of the Day
Odessa Police arrested Dunk McDavid, date of birth 04/23/1952, on 12-29-17 at approximately 1757 hours for Injury to the Elderly “3rd Degree Felony”. On 12-29-17 at approximately 1757 hours, Odessa Police responded to 1600 North Grant (Lowes Marketplace) in reference to an assault victim that was unconscious.
Upon arrival, officers made contact with a 67-year-old male, who had sustained injuries on his forehead. The victim was transported to Medical Center Hospital with serious bodily injury. Witnesses pointed out the suspect, identified as McDavid who was said to be responsible for assaulting the 67-year-old male.
Officers reviewed surveillance video, which showed McDavid striking the victim with a closed fist, causing him to fall down face first and lay motionless. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, McDavid was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.