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Posted on: July 24, 2020

[ARCHIVED] UPDATE: 10 New Felony Charges Requested for Sexual Assault Suspect

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UPDATE: 10 New Felony Charges Requested for Sexual Assault Suspect

After requesting the assistance of our community regarding sexual assault allegations, Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Sexual Assault Unit (SAU) Detective Brad Humphrey received new information pertaining to this active investigation. 

As he continued, Detective Humphrey developed probable cause to request ten new felony charges for 54-year-old Eric A. Mork.  The new charges consisted of; Kidnapping 1st Degree, Rape 1st Degree, (3 counts) of Rape of a Child 1st Degree, (2 counts) of Child Molestation 1st Degree, (2 counts) of Unlawful Imprisonment, and Rape 2nd Degree.  These charges were brought after learning of a victim, a juvenile at the time, who had not reported Mork’s alleged sexual abuse. 

Mork was arrested in June of this year after allegations of sexual abuse of a juvenile were reported.  He remains in the Spokane County Jail on a $150,000 bond for charges of Child Rape 3rd Degree and Child Molestation 3rd Degree.  

Investigators believe some individuals may have additional information regarding these investigations and have not reported it or been contacted by law enforcement. They ask anyone with information regarding Mork’s interactions with juveniles or believe they have information that could assist Detectives to please come forward.

Investigators continue to encourage anyone who may have information regarding these allegations involving Eric C. Mork to contact Detective Brad Humphrey at 509-477-3028, reference incident #10056789.

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Press Release from June 17, 2020:

Detectives Seek Information Regarding Suspect Arrested for Sexual Abuse of a Juvenile


Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Sexual Assault Unit (SAU) Detectives, investigating a previously unreported sexual assault of a juvenile in Millwood, arrested 54-year-old Eric A. Mork, charging him with two felony sexual assault crimes. 

Investigators believe some individuals may have additional information regarding this investigation and have not reported it or been contacted by law enforcement. They ask anyone who has information regarding Mork’s interactions with juveniles, or they believe could be of help to Detectives to come forward.

During the investigation, Detective Humphrey learned from witnesses and Mork’s neighbors, Mork frequently spent time alone with male juveniles at his residence in Millwood, located in the 3300 block of North Fowler Road. The juveniles were neighbors and lived in the general vicinity of Mork’s home. 

Mork also allowed juvenile runaways to stay at his residence for several days while they were on the run.

From this information, Detective Humphrey believes this activity occurred over several years while Mork resided in the Millwood area.

Investigators encourage anyone who may have information regarding these allegations involving Eric C. Mork to contact Detective Brad Humphrey at 509-477-3028, reference incident #10056789.

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