Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault

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Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Boy In Public Restroom

The Cook County State’s Attorney’s office says the boy was assaulted last April, and it’s taken this long for authorities to run the DNA evidence and then find 45-year-old David Vega.

05/08/2015

David L. Wright (Credit: Kane County State's Attorney)

Elburn Police Officer Charged With Sexual Assault Of Child Under 13

A west suburban police officer has been charged with sexually assaulting a child for more than 10 years, officials announced Tuesday.

04/28/2015

Armando Vega has been convicted of sexually assaulting a young child he knew over a period of four years. (Credit: Kane County State's Attorney)

Elgin Man Gets 37 Years For Raping Underage Girl

Between February 2007 and February 2011, Armando Vega allegedly committed multiple sexual acts with the victim while she was sleeping on the sofa at a relative’s home. Vega knew the victim, who was younger than 13 at the time. He was convicted in February of four counts of predatory criminal sexual assault.

03/31/2015

Armando Vega has been convicted of sexually assaulting a young child he knew over a period of four years. (Credit: Kane County State's Attorney)

Man Convicted Of Repeatedly Raping Girl Over Four Years

Armando Vega, 51, was convicted Tuesday of four counts of predatory criminal sexual assault, according to a statement from the Kane County state’s attorney’s office.

02/04/2015

Cook County Jail (Credit: CBS)

Jail Inmate Dies Four Days After Possible Suicide Attempt

Jairo Avitia, 25, attended a bond hearing Jan. 24 after he was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault, court records show. He was ordered held on $325,000. The next day, Avitia apparently attempted to commit suicide at the jail and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

01/30/2015

Javier Rocha-Sosa (Credit: DuPage County State's Attorney)

Man Gets 30 Years For Sexually Assaulting 12-Year-Old Girl

Judge Blanche Hill Fawell handed down the sentence Monday after 32-year-old Javier Rocha-Sosa of West Chicago pleaded guilty to two counts of predatory criminal sexual assault, according to the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.

11/18/2014

Nyasha Mbawa (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Man Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting 7-Year-Old Girl

Under a negotiated agreement approved Tuesday by Lake County Judge James Booras, Nyasha Mbawa, 20, pleaded guilty to one count of predatory criminal sexual assault, a Class X felony that carries a penalty of six to 30 years in prison, or a term of up to life if extended.

04/16/2014

Demetrio Campbell (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Accused Of Breaking Into Home To Rape 4-Year-Old

A brazen pedophile broke into a Calumet Park home, raped a 4-year-old girl while others were inside, and then went into a closet at the residence and started smoking a cigarette.

04/10/2014

Daniel Happ (Credit: Kane County State's Attorney's office)

Man Pleads Guilty To Attacking Woman, Raping Child

A northwest suburban man pleaded guilty but mentally ill Friday to beating a woman with a hammer, raping a child and stabbing a dog during a 2012 crime spree at a friend’s home.

08/09/2013

Wilfredo Elias (Credit: Cook County State's Attorney)

Carnival Worker Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 2 Toddlers

For the second time in as many weeks, a carnival worker stands charged with sexually assaulting small children.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2012

Robert Buchanan, a former Cook County corrections officer, is charged with raping an 11-year-old girl in 1997. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Rape Victim Sues Harvey Over Untested Rape Kit

A 25-year-old woman whose rape kit went untested for 10 years sues the city of Harvey.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2012