January 11, 2019 10:30 a.m.
Sutherlin Police have arrested a 33-year old Roseburg man on charges involving his online relationship with a minor under the age of 14.
Captain Kurt Sorenson said Friday morning at about 3:30 a.m. Bobbyray Reams was detained. Charges include using a child in a display of sexually explicit conduct, encouraging child sex abuse in the first degree, and for possessing material depicting sexually explicit conduct of a child in the first degree.
Sorenson said due to the nature and sensitivity of the crimes committed, to protect the victim and their family, Sutherlin Police is not able to release more information on the crimes or how they were committed.
Sorenson said parents are strongly encouraged to monitor their children’s use of smart phones, tablets, and other devices used to access the internet and social media apps.
Reams was detained on $575,000 bail.