Cameron county detention officer arrested for assault.
POSTED: Tuesday, September 15, 2009 - 8:28am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm
A Cameron county detention officer is out on bond after allegedly beating his wife over the weekend.
Police arrested Christopher Miguel Alderete and charged him with assault this past weekend. His pregnant wife told officers she was attacked and beaten by Alderete Sunday night. He posted a $5,000 dollar bond on Monday morning and police say he is employed by Cameron county as a detention officer.