Arrest Made in Connection to Robbery Investigation
Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a robbery that occurred last night in Southeast Odessa. Ronnie Orlanda Bailey, date of birth 11/12/1987, has been charged with Robbery “2nd Degree Felony”.
On June 2, 2020 at approximately 1733 hours, Odessa Police responded to the 3100 block of East IH-20 in reference to a disturbance. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a 28 year-old female, who reported that she had been assaulted by her boyfriend, identified as Bailey.
The victim reported that Bailey had pulled her hair multiple times and pushed her on to the ground. Bailey then choked her and took her cell phone before fleeing the scene in a purple Kia Forte. The victim sustained minor injuries as a result and two witnesses were able to collaborate the victim’s statement.
Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, Odessa Police obtained a search warrant for a residence located in the 1000 block of Center. Bailey was located at the residence and was taken into custody without incident.