Aledo Man Charged With Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault Of A Child

An Aledo man is facing two Class X felony charges of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child. 20 year old Gunner Terry was arrested this week following an investigation by the Aledo Police Department.  Bond was set at $250,000 this afternoon in Mercer County Circuit Court. A status hearing is set for Monday. Terry is being held in the Mercer County Jail.  Both charges involve the same victim under the age of 13. Class X felonies are punishable by 6 to 30 years in prison upon conviction.