Man killed in officer involve shooting identified


ODESSA, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) The man killed in an officer involved shooting over the weekend has been identified.

Officials with the Texas Department of Public Safety have identified the suspect as 48-year-old Billy Wade Webber.

As you may recall, Odessa Police were called to the 7200 block of Donatello about a shots fired call.

At the scene, Police say officers encountered a man who refused to comply and pointed a gun at them.

Three OPD officers then opened fire on Webber, who was later pronounced dead at the scene, according to a release.

The Texas Rangers have since taken over the investigation.

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