A Valparaiso man was being held at the Porter County Jail on charges of
rape, incest, and criminal confinement, Valparaiso Police said.
Jeffrey Zbyrowski, 41, was taken into custody on Wednesday night, police
Two counts of each charge were filed against Zbyrowski, stemming from “two
separate incidents,” police said.
An investigation was begun on Oct. 28, after the mother and grandparents of
a girl related to Zbyrowski reported “an incident that occurred earlier this
summer,” police said.
Rape is a Class B felony punishable by a term of six to 20 years; incest, a
Class C felony punishable by a term of two to eight years; and criminal
confinement a Class D felony punishable by a term of six months to three