By NR Staff • 

Sheridan man cited on sex charges

Capt. Matt Scales identified him as Alexander Woodall of 756 W. Main St. He was charged with four counts each of second-degree encouraging child sexual abuse and using a child in a display of sexually explicit conduct, along with one count of second-degree online sexual corruption.

Using a child in a display of sexually explicit conduct is a Measure 11 offense punishable on conviction by a lengthy mandatory minimum prison sentence.

“The victim and the suspect did know each other, and met through a mutual acquaintance,” Scales said. “All of the crimes were committed online. Images were sent back and forth.”

Woodall was booked into the Yamhill County Jail on $117,500 bail, pending arraignment at 1:20 p.m. Thursday in Yamhill County Circuit Court. Anyone with information about his activities is asked to contact detective Bill Christensen at 503-434-7307 or

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