On 11/11/2011, San Jose police arrested Chad William Swanson, 44, of San Jose, on suspicion of sodomizing a 19-year-old homeless homosexual man while at Swanson’s home.
Swanson is a registered sex offender who is known to frequent the area of The Billy De Frank LGBT Community Center, 938 The Alameda, and Crema Coffee, 950 The Alameda, both in San Jose. The suspect is known to befriend young, gay males.
In this case, he befriended and allowed the victim to stay at his residence. In return, the victim agreed to assist the suspect with his vending business at local flea markets. The sexual assault occurred at Swanson’s home on 10/22/2011 after the victim fell asleep.
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