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Belleville man charged with sexually assaulting youngster

Adam W. Boker
Adam W. Boker

A Belleville man was charged Saturday with five counts of sexual assault of a child, including charges related to when the victim was younger than 13.

According to the St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s office, Adam W. Boker, 44, of Belleville, sexually assaulted and abused a child younger than 18. Some of the sexual acts took place when the person was younger than 13, charges state.

Boker was taken into custody on Thursday and is currently being held at the St. Clair County jail with a bail of $200,000.

Kaley Johnson: 618-239-2526, @KaleyJohnson6