Central Oregon man charged with 72 counts of rape, abuse

0816 Robert YentzerPrineville, Ore. – A Prineville man was arrested after police say he raped and sexually abused a female victim repeatedly over the past eight years.

The Prineville Police Department said 42-year-old Robert H. Yentzer abused the victim, who is now 17-years-old, in several locations throughout Crook County. No other victims have been reported.

Officers said Yentzer was arrested during a traffic stop and charged with 24 counts of sex abuse in the first degree, 24 counts of sex abuse in the second degree, and 24 counts of rape in the first degree. He is currently behind bars at the Crook County Jail.

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