A Madison man was charged with sexual assault, strangulation and battery for allegedly attacking a woman in the parking lot of a West Side church.
Jesus Porfirio-Samano, 28, was jailed Friday on a $9,000 bail. In addition to second-degree sexual assault, strangulation and battery, Porfirio-Samano was charged with intimidation of a victim and disorderly conduct.
According to a criminal complaint, the woman was confronted by Porfirio-Samano, whom she knew, in the parking lot of High Point Church, 7702 Old Sauk Road, on Dec. 15.
After a brief discussion, the woman said, Porfirio-Samano grabbed her by the throat and assaulted her.