Odessa Police Make 2 Arrests in Connection to Aggravated Robbery
Odessa Police have made two arrests in connection to a robbery that occurred this past weekend in Southeast Odessa. Peter Anthony Armijo DOB 8-13-97 and Fabian Francisco Gutierrez DOB 8-3-97, have each been charged with two counts of Aggravated Robbery with a Deadly Weapon “1st Degree Felony”.
On May 15, 2020 at approximately 2127 hours, Odessa Police responded to the area of 8th Street and Highway 80 in reference to a robbery. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a 23-year-old male and 22-year-old male, who advised they had been robbed at gunpoint by two males.
Investigation revealed that while both victims were in the 2800 block of East 11th Street, one of the suspects pointed a gun at them and demanded their vehicle and property. Both suspects then fled the scene in the victim’s black Mercedes Benz. There were no reports of any injuries.
Through the course of the investigation both suspects were identified as Armijo and Gutierrez. On May 16, 2020, Odessa Police located both suspects at the Parkway Inn, located at 3071 East Highway 80. Both suspects were interviewed by detectives.
Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Odessa Police obtained warrants for both suspects, who were charged and arrested accordingly and transported to the ECLEC. The stolen vehicle was later located and returned to the owner.
Peter Armijo Fabian Gutierrez