Ore. Father And Son Accused Of Sex Crimes
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OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office arrested a father and son accused of sexually abusing a child at their home in Canby.
Sgt. Robert Wurpes said Wednesday that 61-year-old Duane Shottenkirk and 35-year-old Earnest Shottenkirk, were taken into custody late last week.
Both men were charged with first-degree sex abuse, and the elder Shottenkirk is also accused of distributing child pornography.
Wurpes says the child was 6 years old when the alleged abuse occurred in 2011, and investigators are searching for other possible victims.
According to KGW, Duane Shottenkirk has lived in Washington, Oregon and California.
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