Chico police arrest accused rapist

Dec 9, 2015 5:21 PM by News Staff

A Chico man accused of raping a woman in October was arrested by police in Oroville Tuesday.

Chico police say 29-year-old Jacob Shamblin sexually assaulted a woman inside his Chico home in late October.

Detective Mark Bass says the assault was reported to police a short time after it allegedly occurred, and Shamblin was arrested without incident at his workplace in Oroville on Tuesday. He has been booked into the Butte County Jail.

Police say Shamblin knew the vicitm and out of respect to her, no further information will be released at this time.


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