A press release from the Harvard Police Department:
Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault
On Thursday 08-01-13 at about 1503 hrs, Harvard Police received a report that a female, 7 year of age child had been sexual abused by a subject during July 2013.
Subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of Maximiliano Ramirez-Mercado (m/23 yoa) of 106 S. Division St.
He was charged with one count of Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault, a class X felony and two counts of Criminal Sexual Abuse, class 2 felony.
It was alleged that Mercado sexually penetrated and fondled the child during July of 2013.
He was subsequently transported to the McHenry County Jail in lieu of bond.