Douglas County Sheriff's Office

MEDIA RELEASE

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin
SHERIFF

 

 
Date/Time of Release:  03/10/2014 - 10:20
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse  
Date/Time of Incident:  03/08/2014 - 12:30
Incident Location:  Winston, OR  
Case Number:  14-945  
Arrested:  Burkhert, Dennis Richard / age 63 / Winston, OR
Victim:  11 year old female / Winston, OR

On Saturday, March 8th, Sheriff's deputies investigated a report of child sexual abuse. As a result of the investigation, Dennis Burkhert, age 63, was arrested on First Degree Sexual Abuse charges and lodged in the county jail.

The victim was known to the suspect. The abuse occurred in the Winston area over the past four years.

The case is still under investigation.


     
     
     
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