Red Bluff man arrested for alleged sexual assault

Jul 3, 2014 11:54 AM by News Staff

The Tehama County Sheriff's Office announced Thursday they have arrested a 70-year-old man who allegedly sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl who was under the influence of alcohol and drugs.

The victim reported the incident June 19, and told investigators the day before,she had consumed wine mixed with prescription medication at Lynn Jondro's Red Bluff home. She then told authorities Jondro removed parts of her clothing and sexually assaulted her.

According to a press release from the Tehama County Sheriff's Office the alcohol and prescription drugs involved belonged to the victim.

On Monday June 30, Jondro was taken into custody at his home after investigators obtained a warrant for his arrest.

Jondro was booked into the Tehama County Jail for sexual battery and sexual penetration by a foreign object, his bail is set at $75,000.


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