Ore. man pleads guilty to sex abuse on reservation

Portland, Oregon (AP) November 2010

An Oregon man has pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated sexual abuse involving two girls on the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Indian Reservation.

Federal prosecutors said 24-year-old Bryson Sutterlee of Warm Springs faces a possible sentence of up to 16 years in prison.

One girl was under 12 and the other under 16 at the time of the abuse.

The investigation was conducted by the Warms Springs Police Department and the FBI.

Sentencing was set for Jan. 4 before U.S. District Judge Ancer Haggerty.