Police Arrest Man Suspected of Sexually Assaulting Teen

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John Ganoe’s booking photo (Lodi Police)


Lodi Police say they arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl at knifepoint Monday.

Lodi officers had help from Stockton Police and the U.S. Marshals.

Investigators say a 13-year-old girl that knew 44-year-old John Ganoe reported that he had lured her into a hotel room and sexually assaulted her overnight at knifepoint on May 15 before releasing her.

Ganoe is a registered sex offender, according to Lodi Police.

He was booked into jail on several sexual assault charges, lewd acts with a minor and threats with a weapon. Ganoe is being held on $450,000 bond.

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