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Former cop arrested for sexual assault

May 22, 2008 8:54:26 AM PDT
A former police officer from Maywood is facing very serious charges after being arrested Wednesday at his home in Riverside County.Ryan West, 28, is accused of sexually assaulting three women while he was on duty in 2006 and 2007, and threatening to have at least one of the victims arrested and deported.

The former officer is now facing several felony counts, including sexual battery and rape by threat. If convicted, West could face up to 24 years in prison.


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