SALINAS, CA – A disabled grandfather has been arrested after he allegedly assaulted the man accused of molesting his granddaughter.
On Father’s Day, police arrived at a home where a a child had been sexually assaulted to find the man accused of committing sex acts on a child, 58-year-old Arturo Ibarra, suffering from severe facial injuries. His injuries were so severe he had to be airlifted to the hospital.
According to the reports, the person responsible for causing Ibarra’s injuries was the grandfather of the girl Ibarra has been accused of molesting. After learning what Ibarra had done, and before deputies had arrived at the home, Miguel Robles decided Ibarra’s face needed to be re-arranged a bit.
The 53-year-old had left the home before police arrived, but was later interviewed and arrested. He admitted he’d hit Ibarra in the face after learning what he had done to his granddaughter. Ibarra has not been arrested at this time because he is still at the hospital in critical condition.