Sheriff: 18-year-old charged with rape

Sheriff: 18-year-old charged with rape
Jalen Alexander Earwood-Toney, 18

WINSTON, Ore. -- An 18-year-old was arrested after the Sheriff's office says it investigated a report of sexual abuse.

On June 3, the Sheriff's office says it got a report about a possible sex abuse involving a 14-year-old female in the Winston area.

Authorities say that Jalen Alexander Earwood-Toney, 18, became their suspect after an investigation.

Earwood-Toney was found in the Roseburg area on Tuesday and interviewed by the Sheriff's office, officials said.

Following the interview, Earwood-Toney was taken into custody and charged by the Sheriff's office with third degree rape and contributing to the sexual delinquency of a minor.

He was lodged at the Douglas County Jail, and according to the Sheriff's office website, was released on Wednesday.