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William Dugar, Jr. Sentenced to 13-1/2 Years in the Department of Corrections for Criminal Sexual Assault
July 22, 2019
WILLIAM DUGAR, JR. SENTENCED TO 13 ½ YEARS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR CRIMINAL SEXUAL ASSAULT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Patrick D. Kenneally, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that 29-year-old William Dugar, Jr. formerly of Elgin, Illinois, was sentenced to 13 1/2 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for the offense of Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault of a Child and Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse by the Honorable Judge Wilbrandt. Dugar was found guilty following a bench trial on June 6, 2019 for sexually assaulting a minor in 2009.
Under the Truth in Sentencing Guidelines, Curry will have to serve 85% of the sentence for predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and will have to register as a lifetime sex offender upon his release from prison.
The case was prosecuted by Assistant State’s Attorneys Sharyl Eisenstein and Mary Ann Scholl. The case was investigated by Detective Jason Duncan of the Crystal Lake Police Department.