Watch Command Log Reporting Period: 6 a.m. Tuesday, August 2, 2016 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, August 3, 2016
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3:16 p.m. Aggravated child abuse
625 S. Redwood Rd
An officer was on an investigation when he noticed a 10-year-old female with multiple injuries consistent with abuse. The child was taken to a local hospital and interviewed by detectives. It was discovered that the victim also had a sibling in the house, a 5-year-old girl that was also being abused. Officers responded to the victim’s apartment and took the mother into custody. Officers booked Lucinda Escobar, 30, into jail on multiple counts of child abuse.
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