Online Staff Report
Richard McClung, 71, has been sentenced to three years in prison for the sexual abuse of an 8-year-old girl.
McClung had found guilty of aggravated criminal sexual abuse after a jury trial. In 2011, Winnebago County Sheriff’s Police arrested McClung after a child younger than 13 came forward and said he sexually abused her. The abuse happened when the victim was 8 years old.
McClung will also be on Mandatory Supervise Release for four years after he is released from prison.
Aggravated criminal sexual abuse is a Class 2 felony punishable by a sentence probation or three to seven years in the Illinois Department of Corrections, followed by Mandatory Supervised Release for four years.
Posted Dec. 11, 2014