Odessa Police Make Arrest in Connection to Shooting in the 200 Block of West Clements
DATE: March 7, 2018
TYPE OF INCIDENT: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon “2nd Degree Felony”
DATE/TIME REPORTED: March 6, 2018 at approximately 2116 hours
LOCATION: 200 Block of West Clements
Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a shooting that occurred late Tuesday evening in South Odessa. Jose Luis Nava, date of birth 06/23/1981, has been charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon “2nd Degree Felony”.
On March 6, 2018 at approximately 2116 hours, Odessa Police responded to the 200 block of West Clements in reference to shots being fired. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the 30-year-old complainant, who advised that a known person, identified as Jose Nava, had fired multiple rounds at his residence.
Investigation revealed that after a disturbance occurred between both subjects, the complainant shut the front door of his residence and went inside before hearing several gunshots being fired. Nava fled the scene in a white GMC pickup before police arrived.
There were no reports of any injuries and officers located approximately fifteen shell casings at the scene. Officers also observed several bullet holes and multiple bullet slugs inside of the residence. At approximately 2217 hours, officers located the suspect’s vehicle in the area of 8th and Dixie.
A traffic stop was conducted and the driver was identified as Nava. Officers interviewed Nava, who admitted to shooting at the complainant. Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Nava was charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the ECLEC.
Jose Luis Nava