FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Octo­ber 27, 2015

Ware Man Sen­tenced to Prison for Sex Abuse

Union Coun­ty State’s Attor­ney Tyler R. Edmonds announced today that Charles W. Peshoff, Jr. (DOB 08/03/1977) of Ware, Illi­nois has been sen­tenced to four (4) years in the Illi­nois Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions to one (1) count of Aggra­vat­ed Crim­i­nal Sex­u­al Abuse, a Class 2 Felony.  Peshoff will be required to reg­is­ter as a sex offend­er for life.  Peshoff com­mit­ted an act of sex­u­al pen­e­tra­tion with a 14 year old minor between the months of Novem­ber, 2014 and June, 2015.  Peshoff was arrest­ed in August 2015 as part of an inves­ti­ga­tion by the Anna Police Department.

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