February 5, 2016

Douglas County Judge hears evidence in Edgerton child rape case

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com Douglas County Chief Assistant District Attorney Amy McGowan presented evidence against a 45-year-old Edgerton man accused of molesting two children, both 5-years-old, in an April 21 preliminary hearing. McGowan’s first witness, the mother of one of the alleged victims, said the defendant was an acquaintance of her live-in boyfriend who would occasionally Continue Reading

Hearing set for Edgerton man accused of child rape

An Edgerton man charged with child rape, indecent liberties with a child and lewd and lascivious behavior will have a preliminary hearing in the Douglas County Courts on Thursday, April 21. Prosecutors from the Douglas County District Attorney’s Office will present case evidence before a judge who will determine if there is probable cause for Continue Reading