HOUSTON A young Houston father deliberately put his family s life in danger when he angrily grabbed the steering wheel of a car his son s mother was driving, according to Precinct 4 deputy constables.
Ari Singleton, 20, was charged with endangering a child.
Singleton and his son s mother got into an argument as they were driving down FM 1960 on March 19. Singleton was in the front passenger seat, his 4-month-old son was strapped in a car seat in the back and the child s mother was driving.
Singleton allegedly got angry and grabbed the wheel saying he should just kill them, his son s mother said. As she struggled to maintain control, the car swerved in and out of the lane.
The woman managed to pull over to a shoulder, getting them out of harm s way.
Singleton s bail was set at $2,000.