ODESSA, TX (KWES) - An Odessa man is behind bars and is accused of child endangerment and theft.
Police say on September 23, the Permian Basin Eye Clinic reported Jesse Galindo, 22, had stolen eyeglasses, and that he was caught on camera.
In the video officers watched, Galindo is seen entering the store with a six-year-old boy, taking two pairs of glasses and running out of the store, leaving his son alone, when confronted by an employee.
While fleeing, Galindo reportedly yelled to his son, "You're supposed to run, fool!"
Galindo arrested Monday, September 28, on unrelated charges, and he later admitted to the theft.