Felony Charges Filed Against Woman Who Alleged Rape Tuesday

Annette C. Brown, 33, of Sandwich, faces three counts of felony disorderly conduct.

The woman who told police a uniformed man raped her in a cornfield at gunpoint has been charged with filing a false police report, authorities said.

Annette C. Brown, 33, of Sandwich, will be taken into custody with a bail of $10,000 when she finishes treatement at an area hospital, according to a news release from the and the . She faces three felonies.

"During the course of the investigation, detectives from the Kendall County Sheriff's Office evaluated the physical evidence recovered during the investigation, photographs, leads developed during the investigation and witness statements, including the initial statements from Brown," the news release states. "After an intensive review of the investigation, detectives determined that the facts of the case were not consistent with Brown's allegations."

Authorities announced Thursday that they did not believe a sexual assault nor a police imposter were involved in an incident.

The woman had told police she was driving on Griswold Springs Road about 0.25 miles west of Little Rock Road when a man driving alone in a blue Ford Crown Victoria pulled her over, according the news release issued Wednesday. After walking to her vehicle, the man pulled a mask over his face, pulled out a handgun and ordered the woman to walk to the cornfield next to the road, the news release stated. There, he beat and sexually assaulted her.

The police were called at 6:47 p.m. Tuesday.


Related articles:


For the latest headlines, sign up for the Yorkville Patch daily newsletter, or follow us on Facebook.

dlm August 12, 2012 at 07:58 PM
They key word being "crimes". They prosecute anytime they have enough to arrest someone whether they believe a crime was committed or not. Meanwhile the poor person wastes $10K or more defending themself many times for something extremely petty. The public never finds out, most cases get settled.
Andy Lee August 13, 2012 at 12:41 AM
Unfortunatelely they don't always prosecute crimes.
Stephen Alsip August 13, 2012 at 01:00 PM
That is twisted I've seen the blue crown vic she described in plano all the time . It has red lights in the grill and a police spot light on the drivers side ... What a wack job , she definatly needs help to create such crap..... The person or anyone fitting that description would be screwed ..... Some people just blow my mind with there actions .... WOW
Ihaveaname August 13, 2012 at 06:23 PM
I see 1 exclamation point as the only break in the horrifying comment. It hurts my brain to try and read that one.
Fedup August 15, 2012 at 01:17 PM
I always believe the habitual offender knowing the law better than the judges and/or officers! Tell us how it is T, by the way, don't be late to your remedial reading/writing class tomorrow!! Keep it real dawg!


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »