Yuba City Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Assault

A north state man was arrested for raping an unconscious woman.

Posted: May 9, 2018 12:35 PM

Tehama County, Calif.—A north state man was arrested for raping an unconscious woman.

20 year old Zachary James Harrison of Yuba City was arrested and is being charged with sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman.

Sheriff’s Investigators say the alleged assault happened after the Red Bluff Round Up on April 21st.

Harrison was camping at the rodeo grounds.

Deputies say the victim was also camping at the rodeo grounds and she and other witnesses identified Harrison.

After an investigation deputies issued an arrest warrant and took Harrison into custody.

Harrison is now out of jail on $200,000 bail.

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