Police searched Mount Shasta man suspected of sexual battery

A man who was arrested for sexual battery in Mount Shasta was searched after additional victims came forward.

Posted: May 27, 2021 4:37 PM
Updated: May 27, 2021 4:57 PM

MOUNT SHASTA, Calif. - Mount Shasta Police Department served a search warrant Tuesday of a man who allegedly sexually assaulted multiple women, police said.

On May 16, police received information from a female victim that she was sexually assaulted by the keeper of the MountInn Retreat and Spa.

On May 18, 73-year-old David Knowles, Sr. was arrested and booked into the Siskiyou County Jail for sexual battery and additional charges.

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Since the first press release, police said additional victims have come forward.

During the search of Knowles and his MountInn Retreat and Spa, officers found a computer, business records, cell phone and other evidence, police said.

Police said there are still unknown victims and are reassuring their confidentially will be protected.

Anyone who stayed at the MountInn Retreat and Spa and is a victim is asked to contact the Mount Shasta Police Department.

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