Partly Cloudy
89°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Mich. man jailed on sexual exploitation

Published: Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 5:35 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, Sept. 9, 2013 11:48 p.m. CDT

WOODSTOCK – A Clinton, Mich. man charged with sexually exploiting a child remains in McHenry County Jail despite having his bond reduced.

Alexander Mitchell Blake, 19, was charged by Woodstock Police in August with seven counts of sexual exploitation of a child, all Class 4 felonies. He has pleaded not guilty.

On Friday, McHenry County Judge Sharon Prather reduced his bond to $10,000, meaning he'll need $1,000 to be released. Prather also ordered a sex offender evaluation.

Court documents indicate that Blake alleged exposed his penis to four victims for the purpose of sexual gratification.

His next court date is Sept. 24.

– Chelsea McDougall

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Northwest Herald.

Comments

Reader Poll

Which fall movie are you most looking forward to?
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Dec. 18)
"Spectre" (Nov. 6)
"Mockingjay – Part 2" (Nov. 20)
"Bridge of Spies" (Oct. 16)