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Crime against a child – sexual assault suspects arrested

In late August, the Los Alamitos Police Department received a report of alleged sexual misconduct involving a minor. The male
juvenile victim, now 11 years old, reported being sexually assaulted by his two male babysitters over the course of multiple years.

Detectives from the Los Alamitos Police Department, in consultation with the Orange County District Attorney’s Office, immediately began investigating the allegations. On October 20th, detectives served a search warrant on the suspects residence in the City of Los Alamitos. Both suspects, Gabriel Perez (21) and Christopher Perez (19), were present and taken into custody for multiple counts of sexual assault against a minor.

Detectives are asking the assistance of the community in identifying any additional victims. If you believe you were a victim, or if you have additional information, you are urged to contact Los Alamitos Police Detective Sergeant Kain Gallaugher at (562) 431-2255-ext 408.

This article was released by the City of Los Alamitos.