Sheriff: Man was 'sexually intimate' with 14-year-old girl

Sheriff: Man was 'sexually intimate' with 14-year-old girl

NORTH BEND, Ore. -- Coos County Sheriff's deputies say they found a 21-year-old male with a 14-year-old female in some brush while responding to a rape in progress call.

On Sunday at just before 4:30 pm, deputies were called to a reported rape in progress near 93670 Viking Lane, in the Hauser area of North Bend.

Deputies say they found James Michael Bergstrom, 21, of North Bend, along with a 14-year-old female in the brush when the witnesses were looking for the girl.

Deputies say Bergstrom and the 14-year-old had been, 'sexually intimate.'

Bergstrom was arrested and charged by deputies with third degree rape, second degree sex abuse and luring a minor.

He was transported and lodged at the Coos County Jail, where he is being held in lieu of $75,000.00 bail.