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Youth volunteer arrested for sex abuse

May 16, 2003 00:00


On Thursday, May 15, 2003, investigators from the Family Services Division of the Portland Police Bureau arrested 23-year-old Derrick A. Mayberry on one count of Sex Abuse in the First Degree, twenty counts of Rape in the Third Degree, seven counts of Sodomy in the Third Degree, and forty counts of Sex Abuse in the Third Degree. The investigation began approximately one month ago when two victims reported the abuse to police. The victims are a 13-year-old female and a15-year-old female.

Mayberry had contact with the victims through his work as a youth volunteer for New Beginnings Christian Center in Northeast Portland. Mayberry is employed as an Educational Assistant for the Portland Public Schools and has also been a Little League Coach however, at this time, there is no indication that Mayberry had inappropriate contact with any school students or Little League children.

Anyone with information in this investigation is asked to call the Portland Police Bureau Family Services Division at (503) 823-0992.

This investigation is continuing.


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