Charges expected in alleged Bass Lake rape

Charges are expected to be filed this week in an alleged rape that occurred in Bass Lake at the end of last month.

The Madera County Sheriff’s Office and District Attorney’s Office are investigating that two adult male suspects allegedly raped a female victim at a location near one of the lake’s docks.

The District Attorney’s office, by press time Tuesday afternoon, was awaiting DNA results before expecting to file charges Thursday or Friday.

Staff report