ODESSA, Texas (KMID/KPEJ)- UPDATE: Anthony Jimenez has been charged with murder.


The Odessa Police Department has launched an investigation into the death of a man found earlier today. OPD said because of the state of the scene, officers are investigating the death as “suspicious”. 

At 8:19 a.m. officers responded to a medical call at 822 N Adams. There, police found 55-year-old Jimmy Jimenez dead. Investigators found that just days before his death, the victim had been in a physical altercation with 48-year-old Anthony Jimenez. 

OPD arrested Anthony on a warrant and charged him with Aggravated Assault involving serious injuries. Investigators said additional charges may follow depending on the investigation and information obtained during an autopsy.