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Woodburn man arrested for alleged sex abuse of three minors

Police believe David Gonzalez-Elias may have had more victims


Woodburn police officers arrested a Woodburn man Wednesday night for a number of alleged sex crimes.Photo Credit: MARION COUNTY JAIL - David Gonzalez-Elias

Police arrested David Gonzalez-Elias, 29, charging him with rape II, rape III, attempted rape III, sex abuse I, sex abuse III and sodomy III.

The Woodburn Police Department began investigating Gonzalez-Elias in 2012 and to date has located three victims, all of which are minors.

Gonzalez-Elias uses social media to contact victims.

Gonzalez-Elias was taken into custody at the Woodburn Police Department and later lodged at the Marion County Jail. His bail is posted at $45,000.

The Woodburn Police Department believes there may be more victims. Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Craig Halupowski or Det. Tim Cobos at 503-982-2345.