A former Banning college counselor was arrested early final month and charged with a number of offenses associated to having intercourse with a minor that police say he apparently dedicated practically 30 years in the past, based on a Monday, Jan. 2 information launch.
Ruben Rico Franco, 62, was arrested on Dec. 1 in San Diego, practically two years after the sufferer was arrested in 2021. Detectives investigated and Riverside County Superior Courtroom issued a warrant for Franco’s arrest.
The sufferer accused the previous counselor of assault between 1995 and 1999. The sufferer was between the ages of 10 and 14 and attended the college the place Franco labored.
Franco was jailed on $2 million bail on the Smith Correctional Facility in Banning on prices of getting intercourse with a toddler beneath 10, oral copulation with a toddler beneath 10, and having intercourse with a toddler beneath 14. with using pressure, three instances of oral intercourse with a toddler beneath 14 years of age and three instances of sexual penetration with bodily damage of a kid beneath 14 years of age.