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Police: Phenix City man accused of sexually assaulting intoxicated woman

Sarah Robinson

srobinson@ledger-enquirer.com

Jonathan Tinner
Jonathan Tinner

A 34-year-old Phenix City man was jailed after a woman accused him of rubbing his penis on her while she was in intoxicated, according to Columbus Police.

Jonathan Tinner of Phenix City, the suspect, was taken into custody at the Columbus Public Safety Center at 510 10th St. and charged with sexual battery. He was booked into the Muscogee County Jail under a $500 bond.

Tinner's preliminary hearing is set for 9 a.m. today in Columbus Recorder's Court, according to an arrest report.

More information will be provided as soon as it become available.

— Sarah is a crime & safety reporter at The Ledger-Enquirer. You can contact her on Twitter at @SarahR_92.

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