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Perrydale Man arrested for Sexual assault of a Minor (Photo) - 05/27/15
On May 26th, 2015 Polk County Deputies concluded a two month investigation into 58 year old Robert C Barlow of Dallas for various sex crimes against a minor. The victim was a 15 year old juvenile from out of state, who was known to Barlow. Barlow was arrested in the Perrydale area and lodged at the Polk County Jail on May 26th, 2015.

On May 27th, 2015 Robert Barlow was indicted on the following crimes:

Rape III x 4
Rape I x 4
Sodomy III
Sodomy I
Sexual Penetration I
Sex Abuse III x 2
Sex Abuse II
Sex Abuse I x 2

Total Bail - $655,000.00
Attached Media Files: Barlow.png
**UPDATE** Robbery / Kidnapping outside Dallas in Polk County - 05/09/15
***UPDATE*** - 05/08/15 - Subject Arrested

On 05/08/15 at about 2:30 pm the Oregon State Police and the Coos County Sheriff's Office located and arrested Maura Olsson stemming from the incident on the prior day that Polk County Deputies responded to on Bridgeport Rd, which is south of Dallas in rural Polk County. Maura Olsson was arrested near the city of Coquille. Polk County deputies responded to the Coos County area and took custody of Maura and transported her to the Polk County Jail where she was lodged and charged with the following: Kidnapping II, Robbery I, Menacing, Unlawful Use of a weapon, Theft I, Pointing a firearm at another. Her bail is $130,000.

On 5-7-2015 at about 3:15 p.m. deputies from the Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a woman calling for help in the roadway near 16575 Bridgeport Road outside Dallas. The woman was reported to have duct tape over her mouth and wrapped around her head. The woman, who was later identified as Karen Pangburn, reported that her daughter, Maura Olsson, had taken her at shotgun point from her travel trailer in the back yard of the above listed residence into the main residence, where Maura lives with her husband and their two boys. Karen reported that Maura then duct taped her to a chair in the dining room and struck her in the back of the head with the shotgun.

Karen reported that Maura stole $1,000.00 in cash from her trailer, a cell phone and then stole her green 1997 Toyota Camry bearing Oregon Plate 975EJS. The shotgun used in the robbery was located and seized from within the residence. PCSO is currently looking for Maura and the green Toyota. Anyone with information on where either the vehicle or Maura can be located is encouraged to call the Polk County Sheriff's Office at 503-623-9251 or 911.

Family indicates that Maura may be headed to the California area.
Attached Media Files: Olsson