Odessa Police make arrest in burglary investigation

Local News

ODESSA, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a burglary this past weekend in Northwest Odessa.

According to OPD, Gilbert Richard Vasquez is charged with Burglary of a Building and Criminal Mischief.

On January 5th, OPD was called to the 900 block of West 40th. The caller said a man had burglarized their storage shed and damaged a fence before leaving in a Chevy Trailblazer.

Another officer saw the Trailblazer run two stop signs in the 3200 block of Pleasant. Officers made a traffic stop and identified Vasquez. The caller from earlier identified Vasquez as the same person who burglarized their shed.

Based on that information, OPD charged and arrested Vasquez.

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