- Associated Press - Friday, June 24, 2016

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Lane County authorities say they have arrested a Springfield man on suspicion of having sexual relations with a 13-year-old girl.

The Register-Guard reports (https://bit.ly/292feij ) that the 25-year-old suspect was arrested Wednesday. He faces charges of rape, sodomy, sexual abuse and online sexual corruption.

Sheriff’s Sgt. Carrie Carver says deputies had received a report of the alleged incident June 16 and found that the suspect had met the victim online. Authorities say he met with the teen several times in person and at different locations in Lane County.

The case remains under investigation.


Information from: The Register-Guard, https://www.registerguard.com

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