Odessa police: man allegedly assaulted father, took drugs into jail

Odessa police: man allegedly assaulted father, took drugs into jail

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - One man is behind bars after allegedly pushing his father to the floor and then taking narcotics in to a jail.

Odessa police say there were called out to the 1100 block of East 56th St. for a disturbance.

Officers found a 50-year-old man and his son, Steve Gonzales, 19, had been in an argument.

The argument escalated when Gonzales pushed his father down to the floor. Witnesses confirmed to police that Gonzales had pushed his father.

After Gonzales was taken to the jail, it was discovered that he was in possession of ecstasy.

Gonzales was arrested and charged with assault family violence and prohibited substance in a correctional facility.

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