EL CENTRO — A pair of investigations are underway following the arrest Friday of an El Centro Police Department officer for assault and battery.

Alejandra Sanchez Hurtado was arrested by Imperial police at an undisclosed time and place for assault, battery, battery with serious bodily injury and false imprisonment, according to the county Sheriff’s Office.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at jmorales@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3415.

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