Man turns himself in to authorities for molesting a child in his care

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KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A man surprised officers yesterday when he walked into the Marion County jail and confessed to a crime. 35 year old Eddie Luter, of Salem, told a deputy that he had been sexually abusing a 12-year girl who lived with him and his wife.
The man said the girl’s parents are located in Microneisa and the girl has been living with the couple since 2010. Deputies contacted the girl, who provided additional details. The victim told deputies she remained silent out of fear. The girl was placed in the care of a relative, and the investigation is ongoing.