Public Safety

Cedar Rapids man accused of sexually assaulting woman in northeast Cedar Rapids

Jovan Walton
Jovan Walton

CEDAR RAPIDS — A 38-year-old man is accused of assaulting a woman and forcing her to engage in a sex act at a northeast Cedar Rapids residence.

Jovan M. Walton, of Cedar Rapids, faces charges of second-degree sexual abuse and assault causing bodily injury, according to the criminal complaint.

The criminal complaint states Walton threatened and choked the woman while forcing her to engage in a sex act.

The woman suffered several bruises and abrasions, the complaint states.

Walton was arrested Saturday and booked into Linn County Jail.

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