WILDOMAR–Investigators are saying little about the arrest of an Orange County sheriff’s deputy in a sexual abuse case.
Deputy Wilbert Garcia, 49, was arrested during a traffic stop in nearby Murrieta.
Garcia is accused of raping a child under the age of 14. The victim’s identity is being protected.
Authorities did not disclose when or where the incident occurred, but said there could be other victims.
Garcia is a veteran patrol deputy. He is on administrative leave. Evidence is being reviewed to determine if charges will be filed.
Case report here.