Man arrested following minor crash in Odessa
ODESSA, TX – A man was arrested on Saturday for assaulting a police officer following a minor collision in Odessa.
According to KMID, officers responded to the 100 block of Pronto Avenue near Cargo Road where they found 29-year-old Mario Ramos in the back seat of his wrecked GMC SUV holding an alcoholic beverage.
When officers attempted to apprehend Ramos, he charged at one and began punching. He was taken into custody after a brief scuffle and transported to Ector County Law Enforcement Center. He is facing charges of Assault on a Peace Officer and Public Intoxication.
We do not know at this time if anyone else was in the SUV at the time of the crash. Our team will update this blog with any additional information as it comes to light.
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