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Irrigon teen arrested on sodomy charges

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IRRIGON, Ore. - The Morrow County Sheriff's office reports it received a report from Good Shepherd Hospital on Wednesday, June 2nd at 11:26 pm of an 18 year old woman who had been sexually assaulted in Irrigon.

Deputies and detectives responded to investigate and determined that the crime had happened earlier that day in Irrigon. At approximately 1:00 am, 19 year old Hernan Hernandez Vera of Irrigon was arrested at his residence without incident.

Vera is an Irrigon High School Senior scheduled to graduate on June 4th.

Vera was transported and booked into the Umatilla County jail on three counts of 1st degree sodomy. Bail is set at $150,000.