2-16-18 Arrest of the Day
Odessa Police arrested Trina Monique Zuniga, date of birth 03/31/1982, on 2-16-18 at approximately 0302 hours for Assault by Strangulation (Family Violence) “3rd Degree Felony”. Officers responded to 4330 North Grandview (Woodview Apartments) in reference to a domestic disturbance.
Upon arrival, officers made contact with a 24-year-old who advised that she had been assaulted by her girlfriend, identified as Zuniga. Investigation revealed that after both subjects got into an argument, Zuniga grabbed the complainant and threw her down onto a bed. Zuniga then got on top of the complainant and placed her hands on her collar bone while using all of her weight to hold her down.
Zuniga then choked the complainant by impeding her normal breathing, causing the complainant to nearly pass out. Zuniga then fled the scene fore officers arrived. Officers observed bodily injury on the complainant’s upper chest and collar bone area. Zuniga then returned to the scene while officers were still on scene. Zuniga was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the ECLEC.
Trina Zuniga (2016 Photo)