Sex Offender clings to woman's car through Fresno

Registered sex offender Ruben Aguilar

August 8, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A registered sex offender was arrested for climbing onto a woman's car and clinging to it while she drove around Fresno.

Police say 50-year-old Ruben Aguilar asked a Fresno woman for a ride, but when she refused he jumped onto her car's trunk and held on for several miles. Officers followed the vehicle and safely removed Aguilar when the car stopped at a red light.

Police say Aguilar is a registered sex offender and was wearing an ankle monitor when he was arrested. The female driver told authorities she feared for her life but was not injured in the incident.