L.A. Radio Vet Faces Child Abuse Charge
March 3, 2014 at 4:45 AM (PT)
According to reports in the LOS ANGELES media, SALEM LOS ANGELES Digital Media Coordinator ROB ISMAEL and his wife face criminal charges in the alleged abuse of a three-year-old foster child in their care.
TRIBUNE CW affiliate KTLA (TV)/LOS ANGELES reports that ISMAEL, formerly APD at the SALEM cluster and a producer at crosstown Talk KABC-A before that, and wife EMILY were arrested last MONDAY in FONTANA, CA after a child abuse investigation by SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY Children and Family Services noted "numerous aerosol burns to her entire body and back" that were "not self-inflicted," according to a statement from FONTANA police.
Detectives said that the couple admitted to the crime, and that ROB ISMAEL is facing a child abuse charge while EMILY ISMAEL is facing a child endangerment charge.