Two arrested for suspected child sexual abuse


WESTMORLAND — Suspects Ruben Vizcarra, 56, and Edward Vizcarra, 35, were apprehended August 7 around 6:30 p.m. in Santee, CA for alleged child sexual abuse on warrants issued from Imperial County. The arrests occurred through a coordinated effort by the Westmorland Police Department with the assistance of the San Diego County Fugitive Task Force, according to a press release.

Both suspects were extradited from San Diego County jail and booked into Imperial County Jail for suspected sexual battery and other child molestation charges. Suspect Ruben Vizcarra’s bail is set at $100,000 dollars and suspect Edward Vizcarra’s bail is set at $200,000 dollars, the press release stated.