OPD investigating shooting in Odessa

ODESSA, Tx (KOSA) -- A man is in serious condition after a shooting occurred on Monday night in North Odessa.

The Odessa Police and Fire Rescue responded to 2200 East 52nd Street in reference to a gunshot victim. When they arrived at the scene, officers found 32-year-old Andy Bautista with a bullet wound in his abdomen.

According to the OPD, Bautista informed that an unknown male subject attempted to steal his truck and shot him in the abdomen before fleeing the scene in a light blue Nissan Armada. Bautista was transported to the Medical Center Hospital.

The suspect is described as a black male wearing a hat, a black hoodie and tan pants. If you or anyone has information that can aid this investigation is encouraged to contact the Odessa Police Department or Odessa Crime Stoppers and reference case #19-09828.