FONTANA, Ca. – A Fontana man was arrested for the rape of a developmentally disabled woman and a 13-year-old girl.
Aaron Cardenas, 24, of Fontana, was being investigated based on a series of reported sexual assaults. Through investigation it was revealed that Cardenas was in possession and manufacturing child pornography.
On December 13, 2020, police began investigating the rape of the developmentally disabled woman. Cardenas was arrested on December 14, 2020 for Rape by Force, Sodomy by Force, and Sexual Penetration by Force.
In January 2021, detectives were information by the Torrance Police Department, of sexual abuse against a 13-year-old girl. Authorities were told that the sexual abuse occurred in the City of Torrance and the City of Fontana multiple times.
Cardenas communicated with the child on social media platforms including Instagram using the name “air_enn”. In the messages he portrayed himself as a minor. Detectives believe there may be additional victims.
On 1-14-2021, Cardenas was arrested and booked at the West Valley Detention Center for lewd or lascivious acts with a child. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact Detective A. Davis at the Fontana Police Department: firstname.lastname@example.org, Desk: 909-854-8152
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