A 38-year-old El Centro man was arrested by police for alleged rape at 10:15 p.m. Saturday in the 300 block of Commercial Avenue, the El Centro police call logs stated.

Christopher Albert Burkeens, described as a transient, was booked into county jail and held on $100,000 bail in connection to the alleged incident, the county Sheriff’s Office arrest records stated.

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

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