OPD seeks help with theft investigation

September 8, 2018 GMT

The Odessa Police Department is searching for a theft suspect who reportedly stole a light bar mounted onto someone’s truck in Music City Mall parking lot.

Police responded to the call about the theft Aug. 9. An individual reported that an unknown subject stole a $1,000 light bar mounted onto their Toyota Tacoma, an OPD release stated. The same suspect then reportedly burglarized a Ford truck before fleeing the scene.

The suspect’s vehicle is described as a black and silver older model Chevrolet Suburban with a spare tire on the rear passenger side, the release stated.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect’s vehicle is encouraged to contact Detective R. Celaya at 432-335-4937 or Odessa Crime Stoppers at 432-333-TIPS and reference case number 18-32843.