Registered sex offender accused of sexually abusing minor

PORTLAND, Ore. – Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that 47-year-old Kenneth Grochowski, a registered sex offender, is accused of having sexual contact with a minor.

Grochowski is charged with 12 counts of sexual abuse in the second degree, three counts of using a child in a display of sexually explicit conduct, one count of unlawful sexual penetration, one count of online sexual corruption of a child in the first degree and one count of luring a minor.

It is alleged that Grochowski sexually abused the minor multiple times and that on one occasion he used force; that he obtained recordings of the minor in a display of sexually explicit conduct and engaged in online communications with the minor to solicit sexual contact. This alleged conduct occurred in between 2017 and 2020, according to court documents.

No additional information can be released by the Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office.

A charging document is only an accusation of a crime. Grochowski is innocent unless and until proven guilty.