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      Sheriff: Man, 55, sexually abused child

      DRAIN, Ore. -- Douglas County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man on Monday, who they say sexually abused a child.

      Sheriff's detectives began an investigation into the alleged abuse, which they say happened last month.

      After completing the investigation, Sheriff's deputies arrested Craig Schofield, 55, in Drain.

      Authorities say the incident involved a child that was under the age of 12.

      Officials say there are no other known victims.

      Schofield was lodged in the Douglas County Jail, charged by authorities with first degree sex abuse.

      His bail was set at $50,000.

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