Corpus Christi Police arrested 31-year-old Ruben Contreras (8/20/1982) for several charges relating to unsafe driving Monday night on Greenwood Drive at Horne Road.

Corpus Christi Police Officers saw a silver 2007 Chevrolet Silverado and a silver Ford Mustang race on Greenwood Drive near Bernandino. A Corpus Christi Police Officer conducted a traffic stop of the Silverado truck and arrested Contreras for Reckless Driving.

The Officer discovered a 4-year-old boy and an 11-year-old girl as passengers inside the Silverado so Contreras was additionally charged with endangering a child for creating a substantial risk of injury to the children.

Contreras was also driving with an invalid license and had a Municipal Court warrant for his arrest.

Contreras was charged with Endangering a Child, the Warrant for his arrest, Driving While License Invalid, and for Reckless Driving and then delivered to the city detention center.