Harlingen man arrested for assault of woman and child.
POSTED: Tuesday, January 26, 2010 - 9:58am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:35pm
Harlingen police arrested a man who they say purposely rammed his vehicle into another car with a mother and child as passengers inside the car.
Police say Ruben Jason Cavazos was driving a Pontiac Grand AM chasing the woman and the child who were in a Ford Expedition. Police say Cavazos ignored numerous commands until he finally stopped and exited his vehicle. Police say Cavazos approached them, but stopped once he spotted an officer with a taser. Police say Cavazos knows the woman and child, but did not specify the relationship. He was charged with two counts of aggravated assault and given a total bond of $40,000 dollars.