Mesquite School Bus Driver Arrested On Child Sex Charge

Austin York
August 21, 2019 - 6:10 am
Ruben Castillo Mugshot

Credit: Mesquite Police Department


MESQUITE (1080 KRLD) - A Mesquite bus driver who works for the school district, was arrested Tuesday on a child sex charge.

Ruben Castillo, 63, faces one count of criminal solicitation of a minor to commit sexual assault of a child.

Lt. Stephen Biggs is asking any other students who believe Castillo contacted them inappropriately, to call police.

Castillo has worked as a bus driver for the district for 11 years. His bond was set at $25,000.

Anyone who may have had contact with Castillo should contact the police department at 972-285-6336.