2 Suspects arrested after SWAT Standoff in Wasco

Suspects surrendered after refusing to come out

WASCO, Calif. - Two men are behind bars following a SWAT standoff in Wasco.

Deputies said the standoff started on Sunday, Oct. 7, at a home on G Street.

Bail enforcement agents were trying to arrest 37-year-old Richard Rubio for skipping out on a court hearing.

They called Sheriff's Deputies after learning Rubio had a gun.

Rubio and another man, 46-year-old Isaac Sanchez, refused to come out and deputies surrounded the home for several hours before both men finally surrendered. 

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