DATE: December 5, 2020
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon “2nd Degree Felony”
DATE/TIME REPORTED: December 4, 2020 at approximately 0510 hours
LOCATION: 1200 Block of North Lee
Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a stabbing that occurred yesterday in Central Odessa. Ronald Garcia Carballosa, date of birth 02/28/1989, has been charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon “2nd Degree Felony”.
On December 4, 2020 at approximately 0510 hours, Odessa Police and Odessa Fire Rescue responded to the 1200 block of North Lee in reference to a stab victim. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a 48-year-old male with multiple stab wounds.
Investigation revealed that after a disturbance had occurred, a Ronald Carballosa stabbed the 48-year-old male multiple times. Carballosa fled the scene before police arrived and the 48-year-old male was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Carballosa was later located and interviewed by detectives. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, OPD detectives obtained a warrant for Carballosa, who was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the ECLEC.