Sunnyside man faces rape, burglary charges

— A Sunnyside man faces second-degree burglary and third-degree rape charges after breaking into a girl’s room on Outlook Road yesterday morning.

Ramon Majica Rodriguez, 30, made a preliminary appearance in Yakima County Superior Court yesterday and will be arraigned later this month.

He was caught having sex with a 17-year-old girl in her bedroom just after 12:30 a.m., court documents show.

The girl’s mother called the Yakima County Sheriff’s Office to report the man, records show.

Upon arrival, the mother pointed to the window of the girl’s room, records show. The Deputy witnessed Rodriguez standing up, buckling his pants.

Rodriguez grabbed his shirt and ran out of the room, eventually trying to escape through the back door, records show.

The deputy pursued Rodriguez on foot and tazed him, records show.

The deputy questioned the girl, who said Rodriguez was not invited into her room.

She told the deputy Rodriguez forced himself on her, records show.


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