The Porterville Police Department have made an arrest after an ongoing investigation into alleged child sexual abuse. 24-year old Johnny Vega of Porterville was taken into custody earlier today. Investigators say they received information that Vega had been sexually abusing two girls under the age of 10. Detectives interviewed the alleged victims and both reported numerous incidents of sexual acts taking place at Vega’s residence over the past year, according the Porterville Police Department.
Vega was arrested and booked at the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office on multiple felony charges. His bail has been set at $470,000. Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to contact Detective W. Martin at (559) 782-7400.