Odessa Police Make Arrest in Connection to Aggravated Robbery Investigation
DATE: January 30, 2018
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Aggravated Robbery “1st Degree Felony”
DATE/TIME REPORTED: January 29, 2018 at approximately 1458 hours
LOCATION: 1821 East 8th Street (Kwik Kash)
Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a robbery that occurred yesterday afternoon in the 1800 block of East 8th Street. Guy Wallace Reed, date of birth 06/27/1951, has been charged with Aggravated Robbery “1st Degree Felony”.
On January 29, 2018 at approximately 1458 hours, Odessa Police responded to the area of 8th and Grandview in reference to a subject with a gun. While officers were responding, dispatch advised that the incident was taking place at Kwik Kash.
Upon arrival, officers made contact with the 27-year-old complainant and suspect, identified as Reed. Investigation revealed that Reed brought the complainant to Kwik Kash in a silver Ford F-150 because the complainant owed Reed $500.
As they parked, Reed pulled out a handgun and pointed it at the complainant. Reed then stated “if you run I will shoot you” while pointing the barrel of the handgun towards him. The complainant then went into the business and called for help.
Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Reed was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the ECLEC. The handgun was recovered and there were no reports of any injuries.