Bus Driver Guilty of Sex Abuse Sentenced

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The South Beloit bus driver convicted of sexually abusing young girls he was transporting to school has been sentenced to five years in prison.

70-year-old Peter Sanchez was caught on a First Student school bus camera sexually touching the 5-year-old girls in 2014, and was convicted of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse.  He will also be on mandatory supervisory release for two years after his prison term ends, and will have to register as a sex offender.

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