Officers with the Bakersfield Police Department arrested a Fresno man Wednesday evening after a previous sexual assault offense.
The full release can be seen below:
On January 26th, at 6:49 PM, officers of the Bakersfield Police Department arrested Jason Rodriguez (36) of Bakersfield in the 3300 block of California Avenue. Rodriguez was sought in connection with a sexual assault offense which occurred on January 25th in the City of Bakersfield. Rodriguez, an early release AB 109 non-violent offender (for a prior conviction of resisting an officer with violence and gang member and felon in possession of a firearm) was taken into custody with no incident.
Rodriguez was placed under arrest for rape, torture, mayhem, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a controlled substance while armed, kidnapping with intent to commit rape, assault with a deadly weapon, possession of methamphetamine, possession of heroin and several outstanding felony arrest warrants from other offenses.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.