Grass Valley Police have a suspect in custody in an alleged sexual assault with a 14 year old girl. The victim reported the incident to police last Wednesday night saying the encounter with the 18 year old suspect began at Henderson Street with some consumption of alcohol. Grass Valley Police Captain Rex Marks says the sexual assault allegedly occurred later in the cemetery on Kidder Street.
“Through the course of investigation, officers did, in fact, identify our victim as a minor, a 14 year old resident of Nevada County who alleged an assault multiple times by a single suspect who was described as a while male, approximately 18 years of age.”
With further investigation detectives located 18 year old Johnathon Danly at his residence in the unincorporated area just outside Grass Valley. He was taken into custody and faces various charges of sexual assault with an intoxicated person under the age of 18.