A press release from the McHenry County State’s Attorney:
McCULLOM LAKE MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON
Louis A. Bianchi, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that 33 year old Charles Dickerson was sentenced today to 20 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for the Class X felony offense of Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault following a negotiated plea of guilty.
Truth in sentencing guidelines mandate that he must serve 85% of his sentence.
Dickerson also will be required to register as a sex offender for the remainder of his life.
The victim of the offense was five years old when the defendant sexually assaulted him.
This case was investigated by the McCullom Lake Police Department and the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department and was prosecuted by Assistant State’s Attorney Michael Combs.