McMinnville man accused of sex crimes involving underage women; police suspect there may be additional victims

A 19-year-old McMinnville man was arrested recently on multiple sex-related charges related to underage females, according to a release from McMinnville Police.

In June 2017, detectives with McMinnville Police started investigating a series of individual cases involving Vick Niemann Hope, 19, of McMinnville. Police say he also went by the alias “Victor Cervantes.”

Vick Niemann Hope, 19, of McMinnville, was arrested Sept. 22, 2017 on multiple sex-related charges involving underage females. Photo courtesy of McMinnville Police Department.

Detectives obtained information Hope had allegedly engaged in sexually inappropriate relationships with several underage females.

Hope was arrested Sept. 22 on two counts of luring a minor, three counts of first-degree sexual abuse, two counts of third-degree sexual abuse, and charges of second-degree sexual penetration and second-degree sodomy.

Police suspect there may be additional victims and ask anyone with information to contact the McMinnville Police Tip Line at 503-434-2337.