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Man faces charges of Encouraging Child Sex Abuse, Encouraging Sexual Assault of an Animal

Deputies arrested Craig Adair Chapman, 56, as a result of the investigation. (Benton County Jail mugshot)

CORVALLIS, Ore. – A 56-year-old Corvallis man faces charges of Encouraging Child Sex Abuse and Encouraging Sexual Assault of an Animal, the Benton County Sheriff's Office said.

The investigation started back in May, when deputies served a search warrant at a Highway 99W home north of Corvallis.

"The search warrant was related to the illegal distribution of child sexual abuse material over the Internet," according to the sheriff's office. "Numerous computers and electronic devices were seized and analyzed."

On Tuesday of this week, deputies arrested Craig Adair Chapman as a result of the investigation.

Deputies booked Chapman into the Benton County Jail on:

  • 15 counts of Encouraging Child Sexual Abuse in the First Degree
  • 15 counts of Encouraging Child Sexual Abuse in the Second Degree
  • 6 counts of Encouraging Sexual Assault of an Animal

He is being held on $1 million bail.

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