Rockford man sentenced to 24 years for sexual assault of a child


Photo: Rockford Police Department

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — 42-year-old Marcus Lee Williams was sentenced to 24 years on Friday for sexually assaulting a child.

Rockford Police say they launched an investigation into Williams in June of 2018 after they received a complaint that a child had been sexually assaulted.

Williams was identified as a suspect and arrested on the charge of Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault.

He pled guilty to the charge in Winnebago County Court and was sentenced by Judge Debra Schafer.


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