OPD Detectives Charge Man in Connection to Sexual Assault Investigation
Odessa Police charged Brandon Jarome Shaw, date of birth 01/05/1989, on 3-9-18 with four counts of Sexual Assault of a Child “2nd Degree Felony” and Indecency with a Child “2nd Degree Felony”. On 2-27-18, a sexual assault was reported to OPD. Investigation revealed that a 14-year-old male had been sexually assaulted by a known person, identified as Shaw.
Investigation revealed that both subjects had exchanged text messages and that Shaw had also sent a picture of his private parts to the 14-year-old. Shaw later texted the 14-year-old and advised him to meet him at an apartment. Further investigation revealed that Shaw sexually assaulted the 14-year-old several times.
Based on the facts and circumstances presented during the investigation, OPD detectives obtained five warrants for Shaw who was charged accordingly. Shaw was already in custody at the ECLEC on unrelated charges after being arrested by the Odessa Police Department back on 3-1-18.