UPDATE: Officer-Involved Shooting In Andrews County

UPDATE: Officer-Involved Shooting In Andrews County

Troopers continue to investigate an officer-involved shooting.
UPDATE: Wednesday, Cameron Marson, one of the suspects in this case is now in jail, facing three counts of attempted capital murder, one count of aggravated assault against a peace officer, and three counts of aggravated assault against a public servant.

He has eight bonds totaling $4 million.

UPDATE: Troopers issued the following media release:

At approximately 4:30 PM law enforcement officers were attempting to locate a stolen vehicle with two suspects. Vehicle was located at the intersection of Yukon and US 385 in Odessa, TX. Suspect vehicle shot at law enforcement officers. Law enforcement officers did not return fire due to the safety of civilians. Pursuit continued north on US 385 towards Andrews. Approximately 7 to 8 miles south of Andrews suspect vehicle stopped and fired once again at law enforcement. At this time law enforcement officers returned fire. One suspect was injured. The other suspect fled and jumped into another vehicle that had two occupants who were taken hostage. The vehicle continued south on US 385 towards Odessa, TX. Approximately 3 to 4 miles hostage vehicle crossed the median and stopped in the north bound lane facing south. Hostages fled for safety. Negotiations began with suspect. After a few minutes suspect surrendered. Both suspects were taken to Odessa Medical Center and are being treated. Unknown on their condition at this time. Texas Rangers are leading the investigation.

One suspect had a federal warrant issued by U.S. Marshalls out of the district of New Mexico.
No law enforcement officers were injured.

ANDREWS COUNTY -- There was an officer involved shooting on Highway 385 in Andrews county Friday.

Police are not giving any details at this time, but according to scanner traffic, at least one person was airlifted to Medical Center Hospital in Odessa.

Traffic was backed up for several miles while police diverted traffic onto Farm Road 8000.

We reached out to Andrews County Sheriffs who are not giving any details about this incident at this time.
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