35-year-old Armando Tinajero

Janesville Man Charged with Using Gun During Sexual Assault

A Janesville man is accused of raping a woman at gunpoint.

According to a criminal complaint, the victim reported that on September first, 35-year-old Armando Tinajero came over to her residence to talk.

The victim reported that when she tried to leave the house, Tinajero displayed a handgun and sexually assaulted her.

Police arrested Tinajero, and he admitted owning a gun and having sexual contact with the woman, although he claims it was consensual.

Tinajero is charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm, sexual assault, and false imprisonment with a dangerous weapon.