EUGENE, Ore. — A Springfield man appeared in court Wednesday in connection with an FBI search warrant served at a Springfield home. The FBI served a search warrant in the 1600 block of Lawnridge Avenue in Springfield Tuesday. An FBI spokesperson said John Klinzmann was charged via criminal complaint Wednesday morning. He was charged with … Continue reading »
CORVALLIS, Ore. — A former Corvallis priest will spend nearly 11 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to multiple child pornography charges. Stanley Brittain, 39, also known as Father Isidore at the St. Anne Orthodox Church, pleaded guilty to four counts of encouraging child sex abuse in the first degree. Albany police arrested him … Continue reading »
CORVALLIS, Ore. — Authorities say a man convicted of looking at child pornography at the Oregon State University library tried to flee to Nicaragua this week. Authorities in Nicaragua say 37-year-old Cory Michael Papp had an expired passport, and on Thursday, they arrested him and sent him back to the U.S. Papp was arrested in … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. – A man was sentenced to 12 years in federal prison for a second child pornography conviction, Tuesday. Christopher Lyn Sparks, 48, of Eugene, was sentenced for possessing child pornography and violating the terms of his supervised release. Sparks was first sentenced to 51 months in prison in Eugene federal court in 2007 … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene man will spend 15 years in prison for encouraging child sex abuse. A judge also fined Catalin Dulfu $5,000. That money will go into a fund for one of his victims. A jury convicted 54-year-old Dulfu two weeks ago after about three hours of deliberation.