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Police: Molalla man arrested in online sex abuse case

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CLATSOP COUNTY, OR (KPTV) -

Clatsop County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Colby Greer, 22, of Molalla on Wednesday on charges involving online sexual corruption and physical abuse of a 13-year-old girl.

Their relationship lasted about a month after he randomly requested her to be a friend on a social media website, deputies said.

Greer is believed to have met his victim in person on two occasions in the Clatsop County area.

Greer was taken into custody in a parking lot of a shopping center in Happy Valley.

Prior to the arrest, Greer had been communicating with a Clatsop County Sheriff’s deputies posing as a victim on social media.

Greer believed he would be meeting the victim, but instead was greeted by deputies.

Greer is now in jail on numerous charges including two counts of Sexual Abuse I, two counts of Luring a Minor, and one count of Unlawful Sexual Corruption of a Child II.

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