On Monday officers arrested Matthew Munoz on the 400 block of Angelina Street for assault.

Officers responded to the residence and met with the victim who stated Munoz had assaulted him and scratched his face. After the assault Munoz used his belt to hit the victim's vehicle and left several deep indentions.

According to the victim, Munoz has mental health issues.

Munoz was transported to the Jim Wells County jail. He was also charged with criminal mischief.

Race ends at county jail

Two men were arrested on Sunday after an officer on patrol observed them racing down East Main Street.

The officer made contact with Nick Adame, driver of a black Mustang and John Jackson, driver of a white pick up. Adame told the officer he was trying to race Jackson. Jackson told the officer he had just left work and was going home.

Adame and Jackson were taken to the JWC jail and charged with racing on the highway.

Source: Alice police reports