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Taekwondo instructor arrested for sex abuse, detectives seek more victims

By November 13, 2017 No Comments

Shuddhodan Man RanjitArticle from KPTV.com.

BEAVERTON, OR – Detectives are searching for more victims after a Beaverton man was arrested on charges of sex abuse.

Shuddhodan Man Ranjit, 51, turned himself into the Washington County Jail on Thursday in regards to a warrant for his arrest, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said several children accused Ranjit of abusing them multiple times at his Taekwondo studio, located at 8907 SW Canyon Rd. in Beaverton. According to the sheriff’s office, detectives with the Child Abuse Unit investigated and found evidence which corroborated the abuse.

On Thursday, a Washington County grand jury indicted Ranjit on 12 counts of sexual abuse I and three counts of sexual abuse II.

Ranjit has been lodged in the Washington County jail. Bail was set at $750,000.

Detectives are concerned there may be additional victims. Anyone with any information about this case is asked to contact detectives at (503) 846-2500.


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Andria Seo

About Andria Seo

Andria Seo is an Associate Attorney at Crew Janci LLP. Andria is a graduate of the New York University School of Law. During law school, she worked with the National Center for Youth Law, the Legal Aid Society, and the NYCLU. Prior to joining the team at Crew Janci LLP, Andria advocated for vulnerable children and their families as a staff attorney at Partnership for Children’s Rights, a nonprofit based in New York City. Andria also previously worked assisting in the representation of victims of a terrorist attack in civil suits. Andria moved to Portland in 2016 and joined Crew Janci LLP in 2017. She is admitted to practice in Oregon and New York