25-year-old Sean Whippler was indicted by the Winnebago County Grand on Friday for sexual assault of a teenager that allegedly began when she was under the age of 13, and continued over several years.
According to the Loves Park Police Department, Whipple was arrested in October after police recieved a complaint from a juvenile female who said Whippler began assaulting her when she was under the age of 13. The victim said the abuse continued for several years.
Whippler was charged with three counts of Predatory Criminal Sexual Abuse and is being held in the Winnebago County Jail on a $100,000 bond.
Whipple’s arraignment has been set for January 22nd.