Jafet is delighted to be a part of the Action News Now team.
Jafet started as a reporter with Action News Now in August 2019.
Jafet grew up right here in Northern California in the small town of Orland.
He was a track and field athlete for Orland High School, running in events like the mile and the 2 miles.
He graduated from California State University-Chico in May 2018 with a degree in journalism.
While attending Chico State he worked for the college newspaper “The Orion.”
Jafet is a big fan of Disney, Ariana Grande, and the Green Bay Packers.
In his free time, Jafet likes hiking, reading, dancing and walking his dog “Hiro.”
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Ambulances; they're the vehicle we depend on whenever there's an emergency situation.
Progress on the ridge! Debris removal from the Camp Fire is now complete and happening Tuesday leaders from Butte County and Cal OES will meet to talk about it.
A farmer in Glenn County is struggling to keep business afloat after a fire destroyed 3 of his barns. Action News Now reporter Jafet Serrato shares his story.
The Chico City Council discussed two new lawsuits claiming voting discrimination in how councilmembers are elected.
The Orland Police Department is selling coins featuring their K-9 department.
Firefighters battled a house fire that broke out at 3 a.m. Tuesday on District Center Drive in Palermo.
A CHP officer got quite a scare Monday morning in Glenn County after a 93-year-old man rear-ended one of their patrol cars.
Chico Police arrested a man after they say he stabbed a man around 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 9 in South Chico.
“We are very dedicated to our schools and we are dedicated to our children,” said Michelle John, the superintendent of Paradise Unified School District.
Hundreds of survivors took refuge from the raging Camp Fire at the Chico Walmart parking lot. Action News Now reporter Jafet Serrato spoke to one of those survivors about this past year.