HAMILTON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A man found guilty of the sexual assault against a young girl was sentenced to 50 years in prison.
Jon E. C. Bosworth was charged with two counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.
The Hamilton County State's Attorney says the alleged incidents involved a girl about six or seven years old and happened during the summers of 2007 and 2008.
Bosworth was sentenced to 25 years on each count to be served back-to-back.
His charges are a Class X felony, which short of first degree murder, is the most serious felony offense on the books in Illinois, according to Hamilton County State's Attorney Justin Hood.