SAN BENITO, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — San Benito police arrested a woman for assaulting her husband after he returned home late from a night out with friends.
On Saturday, February 22nd at around 2:30 a.m. police were called to the 400 block of Sombra Street in reference to a disturbance.
When officers approached the home they could hear yelling from inside and knocked on the front door. A man answered and immediately walked out breathing heavily with several scratch marks on his body and a bite mark on his neck.
The man stated to officers he had just arrived home from a night out with co-workers when his wife, Ruby Ann De La Cruz, 23, accused him of lying of his whereabouts.
He stated that she attacked him and pulled the telephone cord from the phone as he attempted to call police.
De La Cruz was arrested and charged with assault family violence, interfering with a emergency phone call and handed a $10,000 bond.