Rockford man indicted for child abduction, battery

Local News

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A Winnebago County Grand Jury has indicted 32-year-old Demarcus Stokes on charges of child abduction and domestic battery.

According to the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office, Stokes was arrested after Rockford Police officers were called to a home in the 4600 block of Turner Street on September 18th, where a child abduction was reported.

Stokes was charged with Child Abduction, Criminal Trespass to a Residence, Battery and Domestic Battery.

If convicted, he faces a sentence of up to 6 years in prison and a 1 year mandatory supervised release.

Stokes is due to appear in court on November 12th.


For more local news, download the MyStateline app (iOS) or (Android).

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram!

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News Video

Trending Stories