FORMER SEBASTOPOL MAYOR ARRESTED FOR ALLEGED CHILD SEX CRIMES
April 11, 2021
ABC 7 News
SEBASTOPOL, Calif. (KGO) — Former mayor of Sebastapol, Robert Jacob has been arrested on suspicion having sex with a minor.
Sebastopol police arrested Jacob, 44, Saturday morning, booking him on five felony counts and one misdemeanor related to the alleged sexual assault crimes against a child 15-year-old or under.
Sebastapol Police Chief Kevin Kilgore said they received a tip on March 30 and quickly began their investigation.
Kilgore said they believe the crimes may have begun in December of 2019 and continued through March of 2021. Jacob served