Woman is suing the County, said she was assaulted by a Deputy
Last Updated: 211 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -
A woman that prosecutors say was sexually assaulted by a Kern County Sheriff's Deputy is suing the county for letting it happen.
The attorney for one of the alleged victims says Deputy Gabriel Lopez inappropriately groped his client during a body search inside her house last march.
After reports of that incident came out a second victim came forward.
Lopez is no longer on active duty and the first victim is now seeking damages in excess of 10 thousand dollars.
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