Prosecutors: HIV-positive man molested boy he met on dating app

September 18, 2015

The Chicago Sun-Times reports,

A middle-aged man who claims to be HIV-positive molested a 14-year-old boy he met on the dating app “Scruff,” Cook County prosecutors said Friday.

Hendershott claims to be HIV-positive and did not disclose his condition to the boy or use a condom when they were together, [Assistant State’s Attorney Jennifer ] Keating said.


Elgin man who sexually abused boy at mall to be held indefinitely by state

September 16, 2015

The Chicago Tribune reports,

An Elgin man sentenced to prison for sexually abusing a boy at a shopping mall has been remanded into state custody after being judged a high risk for future offenses.

Elderly man charged with Elmwood Park sexual assaults dies in custody

September 6, 2015

The Chicago Sun-Times reports,

An elderly man who had been held at the Cook County Jail since being charged last year with sexually abusing children in his west suburban neighborhood over a period of 15 years died in custody Saturday morning.

Former Concordia University baseball coach charged with sexually assaulting teenager

September 4, 2015

The Chicago Tribune reports,

Former Concordia University head baseball coach Spiro Lempesis has been charged with criminal sexual assault for an incident that allegedly involved a 16-year-old boy.

Ex-Jared Foundation director admits secretly filming child porn

September 1, 2015

WTHI-TV Terre Haute reports,

The former executive director of the Jared Foundation has agreed to plead guilty to all of the charges against him.
Russell Taylor was charged Tuesday with distributing and receiving child pornography in connection to Jared Fogle’s case. He’s also charged with 12 counts of child exploitation in connection to 12 children in Indiana.