Plano Area Man Accused of Assaulting 5-Year-Old
The 26-year-old man was babysitting the girl when Kendall County Sheriff's police said he criminally sexually assaulted her.
A 26-year-old Plano area man sexually assaulted a 5-year-old girl while he was babysitting her in his home, Kendall County Sheriff's police said in a news release.
Thomas Haring, of the 17000 block of Frazier Road, was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and criminal sexual abuse. The more serious charge typically is punishable with between six and 30 years in prison; probation is not an option.
Haring was a friend of the child's mother. Police said the incident happened Nov. 19.
An arrest warrant was issued for Haring on July 5. He was arrested in Chicago on July 10 and posted $25,000 bond the next day, sheriff's police said.