Medford foster parent arrested for child sexual abuse

, Posted: Thu, April 10 2014 at 10:34 PM, Updated: Fri, April 11 2014 at 8:45 AM

Medford foster parent arrested for child sexual abuse

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford man is in the Jackson County Jail as of Thursday accused of sexually abusing foster kids in his care.

Police say 77 year-old James Eldon Mobley sexually assaulted at least two children while acting as their foster parent.

Medford Police worked with the Department of Human Services on the investigation.

Authorities say they are contacting every child who was put in Mobley's care over the years.

Police expect more charges to be added as the investigation continues.

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