MATTOON, IL -(Effingham Radio)- Yesterday Mattoon Police Arrested Colton C.E. Figgins, 29 years of age of Villa Grove, IL after he allegedly made sexual contact with a girl who was 5 years old at the time of the incident.
Coles County States’ Attorney, Brian Bower, was contacted for further details, however there was not an immediate response.
Figgins has now been charged with criminal sexual assault, and is currently in Coles County Jail.
UPDATE (1:18 p.m.) In a brief interview with Bower, he shared with us that Figgins is set to appear in court for his initial bond hearing at 8:30 a.m.
He also added that per the initial details of the incident, Figgins allegedly committed the assault approximately 3 years ago, which would make the then 5 year-old girl 8 years old now.