McHenry man faces sexual assault charges stemming from 2018

Renteria-Castilla remained at the county jail Wednesday afternoon on a $150,000 bond.

A 54-year-old McHenry man remained at the McHenry County Jail Thursday on three-year-old allegations that he sexually assaulted a child.

Leoncio Renteria-Castilla, of the 3800 block of Waukegan Road, is charged with a Class X felony count of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child younger than 13. If convicted, Renteria-Castilla could be sentenced to as many as 30 years in prison.

The assault occurred on July 1, 2018, according to a Crystal Lake Police Department criminal complaint.

Renteria-Castilla remained at the county jail Thursday morning on a $150,000 bond. He would need to post $15,000 bail to secure his release.

Renteria-Castilla is scheduled for a bond hearing Friday afternoon. His attorney could not immediately be reached for comment.

Katie Smith

Katie Smith

Katie has reported on the crime and courts beat for the Northwest Herald since 2017. She began her career with Shaw Media in 2015 at the Daily Chronicle in DeKalb, where she reported on the courts, city council, the local school board, and business.