Arrested: John Coad Dailey 06/27/80
1927 SW Hungry Hill Rd.
Grants Pass, OR
Charges: Rape I, Sex Abuse I
At 2027 hours, 060311, a young woman in her early 20's called 911 and reported that she had been sexually assaulted off Eight Dollar Rd., just south of Selma, Oregon. Sheriff's deputies responded and obtained a suspect and vehicle description. At 2059 hours, a sheriff's deputy stopped John Dailey on the Grants Pass Parkway near Agness Ave. and detained him until sheriff's detectives arrived.
Investigators were told that the young female was hitchhiking to California when Dailey picked her up in Grants Pass. Investigators believe that while traveling through the Illinois Valley, Dailey drove up Eight Dollar Rd., sexually assaulted the female and left her at the scene of the crime before driving back to Grants Pass. The female was able to call for help and was taken from the scene by AMR to TRCH where she was treated and released with minor injuries.
John Dailey was lodged in the Josephine County Jail on Rape 1 and Sexual Abuse 1 charges.
Anyone with information concerning this investigation is asked to contact DetectiveAuborn with the Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit at 541-474-5153 x3511 or our confidential tip line at 541- 474-5160.