Carbondale man accused of sexual contact with young boys

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - A Carbondale man faces several charges for allegedly having sexual contact with young boys.

Herbert Brooks, 21, is charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, criminal sexual assault and two counts of aggravated sexual abuse - all stemming from alleged sex acts with several boys under the age of 13.

According to court documents, the alleged crimes took place in March and early April of 2011.

Investigators calls Brooks and the boys acquaintances.

He was taken to the Jackson County Jail on $25,000 bond.

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