Southern Illinois Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assaulting a Minor

Union County State’s Attorney Tyler Tripp announced an Anna man plead guilty to criminal sexual assault. Rusty A. Shipley was charged with sexually assaulting a child under the age of 17 during 2020 and 2021. Shipley was arrested in January 2021 following an investigation by Anna Police. Shipley remains in the Jackson County Jail until sentencing, which is scheduled September 9, 2021.

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