Police Arrest Coquille Sex Abuse Suspect

COQUILLE, Ore. — Police arrested a Sweet Home man for allegedly sexually abusing a 5-year-old Coos Bay boy. The boy’s mother reported that 18-year-old Aaron James Flanders, formerly of Coquille, abused her son. Flanders was arrested Thursday evening in Coquille. He is being held in the Coos County jail for first-degree sexual abuse.