Central City Man Charged With Felony Sexual Assault Of Victim Under 13

(SALEM, IL) — Bail has been set a $100,000 for a 26-year-old Central City man charged in Marion County court with felony sex assault of a young girl. Johnathon W. Stinde was charged Wednesday morning with two Class X felonies for predatory criminal sexual assault of a victim under the age of 13. Stinde was arrested by Marion County Sheriff’s deputies Monday after Central City Grade School filed an abuse complaint with the Department of Children and Family Services. The complaint resulted in an investigation and Stinde‚Äôs ultimate arrest Monday. He appeared in court Wednesday morning with his private attorney. He was advised that if he posts bond and is released, he’s to have no contact with the alleged minor victim or anyone under the age of 18. Stinde remains in the Marion County Jail with a preliminary hearing scheduled for May 10.