A 19-year-old Hermiston man has been arrested on suspicion of raping an underage girl.
Kyle Naillon, 19, faces charges of third-degree sodomy and rape and contributing to the sexual delinquency of a minor.
Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office Deputy James English began investigating the case Feb. 29 after the victim’s mother reported that she discovered suspicious content on her 14-year-old daughter’s cellphone.
English interviewed Naillon who reportedly admitted that he had sexual contact with the victim. He arrested Naillon and booked him into the Umatilla County jail.
The case will be forwarded to the Umatilla County District Attorney’s Office.