Illinois man accused of sexually assaulting 5-year-old child in home invasion


Courtesy: Macon County Sheriff’s Office

DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — Police arrested a man in connection to a home invasion where a 5-year-old was sexually assaulted.

Officers say they responded to a home near East Condit and North Clinton Streets on August 5 for a break in.

Since then, Decatur Police conducted interviews and collected and submitted evidence to the Illinois State Police Crime Lab.

Jarquez A. Hobbs, 23, was arrested on a warrant in the Peoria area on December 17th. He was arrested on home invasion and predatory criminal sexual assault charges.


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