One Man At Large After Stolen Jaguar Starts Chase 4/4/13
CBS 7 News
April 4, 2013
UPDATE: 3:55 P.M.
ECISD, according to their social media properties, has lifted the lockdown from Travis Elementary and the Shelter-in-Place has been lifted from Zavala Elementary. Both schools will resume normal pick-up routines.
ECISD issued the following release:
The shelter in place at Travis Elementary was released in time for the school to conduct its normal after-school pick up routine. The school originally went into shelter in place at 1:38 p.m. at the direction of ECISD police. Moments later a sheriff’s officer on the scene advised the school to go into lockdown. At 2:47 p.m. the lockdown was release back to a shelter in place and everything was released at 2:50 p.m. We appreciate all of the law enforcement agencies working together to keep the schools and the neighborhood safe throughout the incident.
UPDATE 2:40 P.M.
Around 1:35 P.M. this afternoon, a deputy was investigating a stolen dark blue Jaguar convertible when the driver attempted to hit him on the 300 block of Clifford Ave.
The deputy fired three shots at the car as it attempted to flee the scene, one shot blowing a tire of the vehicle.
One suspect is in custody and the other is still at large in the area. Police are searching for the second suspect, as Travis and Zavala Elementary schools have been placed under lockdown and "shelter in place" statuses respectively.
The man on the loose is said to be wearing a white t-shirt and black shorts.
Stay tuned for more information.
UPDATE: 2:10 P.M.
Travis Elementary in Odessa is on lockdown due to the previously reported men in the area who reportedly shot at a deputy near the intersection of Sam Houston and Clifford.
According to scanner traffic, police have one suspect in custody and are in pursuit of the second. Please use caution in this area, as reports say this man is armed.
ECTOR COUNTY, TX – We are hearing reports that law enforcement are searching for two Hispanic males in south Odessa. According to scanner traffic the men may have shot at a deputy, however that is not confirmed. We are working to get more information, stay with us for the very latest.