From the Crystal Lake Police Department:
Crystal Lake Police Seek Additional Information
On March 26, 2021, Crystal Lake Police began an investigation into a Sexual Assault.
The incident was reported to have occurred in early 2020 at a business located in the 40 block of Terra Cotta Avenue in Crystal Lake.
During the incident the victim, a female employee, reported feeling semi-incoherent after consuming a beverage offered by the owner.
While attempting to leave the location, the victim reported that the business owner physically assaulted her.
As a result of the investigation, Asif S Damani (35) of Lake in the Hills was arrested on April 21st, 2021 for:
- Four counts of Battery, 720 ILCS 5.0/12-3(a)(2), a class A Misdemeanor
Damani posted $100.00 bond and was released pending his court date on 05/04/21 at 0830hrs.
It is believed there may be other female employee victims of the same circumstances described above.
This case remains an active investigation. If you were a victim or have any additional information, please contact the Crystal Lake Police Department at 815-356-3620.