Deputies arrest two for forgery, theft and conspiracy in El Centro.


Imperial County SheriffEL CENTRO – On May 30, 2013 Sheriff’s Investigators concluded a forgery investigation which stemmed from the theft of mail from a residence in the 900 block of West Evans Hewes Highway, El Centro CA.
Witness testimony, physical evidence and financial records obtained through search warrants led to the arrest of 22 year old Rene Ruiz from Brawley CA and 21 year old Michael Jabari Sampson from El Centro, CA.
Ruiz and Sampson were booked into the Imperial County Jail for theft, forgery, possession of stolen property and conspiracy and are being held on $10,000 and $20,000 dollar bail respectively.