Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Man In Custody After Alleged Sexual Assault Of A Woman

 Police say one person is in custody following the alleged sexual assault of a woman. Police say they received a report of the incident Sunday. Police say the suspect, identified as 27-year-old John Alexander Rood the Third of Yuma was arrested on Sunday night. The victim told deputies that her ex-boyfriend had given her a ride home from a party. When they arrived at her home, an argument ensued between the victim and the suspect.
The suspect then sexually assaulted the victim.Rood was arrested and booked into the Yuma County Adult Detention Center for attempted homicide by strangulation per Domestic Violence, kidnapping per Domestic Violence, aggravated assault per Domestic Violence and sexual assault per Domestic Violence.

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