Island Lake Man Sentenced For Child Sex Assault

Robert Ballarini
Photo credit McHenry County state's attorney's office

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A northwest suburban man was sentenced to nine years in prison for sexually assaulting a child in Island Lake.

Robert Ballarini, 59, pleaded guilty to predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, the McHenry County state’s attorney’s office said.

Island Lake police learned in July 2018 that he sexually assaulted a child who was under the age of 13 at the time, the state’s attorney’s office said.

Ballarini must serve at least 85 percent of his sentence, the state’s attorney’s office said.

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