Foster Parent Arrested for Sex Abuse

MEDFORD, Ore. – A 77-year-old foster parent is in jail after police say he sexually abused a child in his care. James Eldon Mobley was arrested for two counts of first-degree sex abuse. He is accused of sexually abusing two foster children. His bail was set at $2 million. Medford Police began investigating Mobley last … Continue reading »

Two Accused of Luring a Child for Sex

MEDFORD, Ore. — Two men are behind bars, accused of luring a child for sex. The Medford Police Department says it arrested two transients, 41-year-old Mark Doty and 19-year-old Cameron Lauckner. Police say they used Craigslist to meet a 16-year-old boy. Medford Police say the victim and the suspects started exchanging pictures and videos and … Continue reading »

Medford Man Facing Child Abuse Charges

MEDFORD, Ore. — A Medford man already spending time in jail for sodomy is now facing an additional 24 counts of encouraging sex abuse. Those counts are related to child pornography. Michael Dean Murray plead not guilty in a Jackson County courtroom. Investigators say they found images of children engaging in sexual acts on his … Continue reading »

Gathering For Child Abuse Awareness

MEDFORD, Ore. — Families and community members are hoping to shed light on child abuse in Jackson County and one woman is using the memory of her daughter to inspire others. Michelle Lunsford said being able to tell her story is a way to help raise awareness for child abuse. Her two-year old daughter, Kacy, … Continue reading »