was a Mormon church member in Spokane, Washington; pleaded guilty to one count child molestation and one count child rape January 2024; was a former bishop and stake presidency counselor

Case Summary

DeRon Harrison Olsen was a mormon in Spokane, Washington. A former Bishop and 2nd Counselor in a Stake Presidency. According to the Washington State charging document filed in July 2022, Olsen sexually abused four victims throughout 15 years. Pleaded guilty to one count of: child molestation in 1st degree one count of: child rape in 1st degree.

Victim 1: abused in 2021/two counts of child molestation in 1st degree

Victim 2: abused sometime between 2010-2012/one count of child molestation in 1st degree

Victim 3/age 4yr-5yr: abused sometime between 2004-2006/one count of rape of a child in 1st degree/one count child molestation in 1st degree

Victim 4: abused sometime between 2004-2006/one count child molestation in 1st degree

Sentenced prison:

1 count of: child molestation in 1st degree/5 years
1 count of: child rape in 1st degree/10 years/concurrent


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Case No: 2211040332 – OLSEN, DERON HARRISON 06/01/1944

Charges:

COUNT 1:CHILD MOLESTATION-1D
COUNT 2:CHILD MOLESTATION-1D
COUNT 3:CHILD MOLESTATION-1D
COUNT 4:CHILD RAPE-1D
COUNT 5:CHILD MOLESTATION-1D
COUNT 6:CHILD MOLESTATION-1D

Case Type Criminal
Case File Date 07/05/2022
Court Superior Court
Case Status CMPL-04/12/2024

Sources
  1. DeRon Olsen
    view source details | 10 Jan 2024 | Recently Booked
  2. Stake Presidencies
    view source details | 30 Jun 2001 | Church News
  3. New LDS Stake Center Serves 3 Wards
    view source details | 22 May 2003 | The Spokesman Review
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