Officer involved shooting leaves man with life-threatening injuries

ODESSA -- One man is in critical condition after an officer involved shooting in Odessa.

Police say they responded to 6th St. and Hillcrest Ave. at around noon on Sunday.

According to Odessa Police, when police arrived they heard gun shots, then a Hispanic man began shooting directly at officers. The man then came out of a house with a gun and refused to comply with officer commands.

Police shot at the man when he began walking towards them, that's according to OPD.

The man was transported to Medical Center Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

This is the third officer involved shooting in Odessa in the last five weeks.

CBS7 will continue to update this story as more information is released.