Sexual Assault Investigation
|Press Release:||Sexual Assault Investigation|
|Agency:||Riverside County Sheriff’s Department|
|Written Date:||October 11, 2019||Time:||12:30 p.m.|
|Incident Location:||7400 block of Scholar Way, Eastvale|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Ernie Esquibel|
On September 26, 2019, school officials from the Corona-Norco Unified School District informed law enforcement about a report of a school employee possibly having inappropriate relationships with former students’ who attended Eleanor Roosevelt High School. Investigators assigned to the Jurupa Valley Sheriff’s Station assumed the investigation.
During this extensive investigation, investigators discovered that Joe Robles, Jr. , a 36-year-old resident of Ontario, had multiple inappropriate sexual relationships with students who attended Eleanor Roosevelt High School. Robles also interacted with numerous current and former students via social media applications.
On October 11, 2019, a search warrant was served at Robles’ residence located in the 2800 block of East Alberta Street, in the City of Ontario. Robles was located at his residence and taken into custody without further incident. He will be transported and booked into the Riverside County Jail for numerous crimes, which include sexual assaults against multiple former students.
This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is encouraged to contact Investigator Patrick at the Jurupa Valley Sheriff’s Station by calling (951) 955-9234.Residents may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.