Man arrested on multiple sex charges involving juveniles

A Lebanon man was arrested Sept. 13 on multiple sex-related charges.

According to the Lebanon Police Department, a report of sexual abuse was made on Aug. 17 involving a minor female and an adult male relative between 2019 and 2020.

During the investigation, additional victims were identified and interviewed, according to a Police Department statement. A disclosure was made by an adult female regarding an incident in 2017; and another adult female disclosed an incident that occurred in 2020 while she was a juvenile.

Jeremy Scott Rowan, 39, the suspect, was arrested without incident and lodged at the Linn County Jail on charges of second-degree rape, second-degree unlawful sexual penetration, two counts of first-degree sex abuse, and luring a minor.

Rowan had no previous criminal contacts with the Lebanon Police Department.
This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective James
Glover with the Lebanon Police Department at (541) 258-4326 or via email at [email protected].