Davenport Man’s Sex Assault Case Continued To April 19 In Mercer County Court

A final pre-trial conference has been set for later this year for a Davenport man charged in Mercer County with three Class X felony counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child. 35 year old Antonio Cortez Williamson’s case was continued to April 19 during an appearance Monday in Mercer County Circuit Court. A jury trial has been scheduled for June 28.
Williamson was arrested in August of 2019 following an investigation by the New Boston Police Department with assistance from the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department. The case involves one child under the age of 13. Williamson remains in custody at the Mercer County Jail on $250,000 bond. Class X felonies are punishable by 6-to-30 years in prison upon conviction.