ODESSA, TX (KWES) - A man is behind bars after he was accused of illegally racing his car in Odessa and running from police.
On Sunday night, officers attempted to stop Cesar Rios, 19, in the area of Clements Street and Sam Houston Avenue for racing his car.
Rios refused to stop and sped up to evade the police.
That's when police say they lost sight of Rios, but they later found him in the 1200 block of Tom Green Avenue.
Rios was arrested and charged with evading in a motor vehicle and racing.