Coos County teen facing rape and sex abuse charges

Police said six victims came forward.

Posted: Jun 10, 2019 4:10 PM
Updated: Jun 10, 2019 4:18 PM

COOS COUNTY, Ore. -- A teenager in Coos County is facing 10 charges, accused of sexual abuse and rape.

Investigators said there were six victims. According to court documents, the crimes happened between December 2017 and January this year.

Six girls who went to high school with 18-year-old Dylan Tappert talked to police about what they said they experienced. Several said Tappert touched them inappropriately. One said he raped her. And another girl told police Tappert threatened to rape her if she didn’t send him naked pictures.

Tappert is scheduled to be back in court July 16.

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