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News Release
Ranjit Booking Photo
Ranjit Booking Photo
Detectives Arrest Man for Sex Abuse, Seek more Victims (Photo) - 11/12/17

November 12, 2017 -- Sheriff's detectives need the public's help to locate possible additional sex abuse victims following an arrest.

On Thursday, November 9, 2017, a Beaverton man turned himself into the Washington County jail in regards to a warrant for his arrest.

Several children disclosed that they had been sexually abused multiple times over a period of time by Shuddhodan Man Ranjit, 51, of Beaverton (booking photo inset). The abuse was reported to occur at his Taekwondo studio located at 8907 SW Canyon Road in Beaverton. Sheriff's Office Child Abuse Unit detectives investigated and found evidence which corroborated the sexual abuse.

On November 9, 2017, a Washington County grand jury indicted Mr. Ranjit on the following charges:

* Sexual Abuse I (twelve counts)
* Sexual Abuse II (three counts)

Shuddhodan Man Ranjit is currently lodged in the Washington County jail and is held on $750,000 bail.

Sheriff's detectives are concerned there may be additional victims. If you have any information concerning this case, please contact detectives at (503) 846-2500.

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