April 24 2017
On 03/17/16 Hillsboro police received information that sexual abuse crimes occurred in Hillsboro and possibly other locations involving a minor female victim and an adult male suspect between 2011 and 2014 when the victim was 14 to 17 years old.
It is believed the suspect and victim became acquainted while the suspect coached basketball on a girl's club team.
Hillsboro detectives began an investigation and served a search warrant on 3/31/16 at the suspect's residence in Hillsboro. Detectives established probable cause and the suspect in the case, Stevens Hyppolite, age 42 was arrested for Sex Abuse-2, Sodomy-3, and Rape-3. Hyppolite was lodged in the Washington County Jail.
Any persons who have information about this case or other cases involving Hyppolite are encouraged to call Hillsboro Police Detectives at 503 681-6175.