Dixon Man Arrested for Sexual Assault, other Charges

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A 38-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman in Dixon Wednesday.

According to a release from Dixon Police, officers showed up near W. H and N. Adams Streets around 7 p.m. Wednesday after a report about an assault.

At the scene, police say they found that the woman had been sexually assaulted.

Investigation found Dixon resident Jimmy Lavelle Jr. to be a suspect.

Thursday, Lavelle was taken into custody. He now faces numerous charges, including: kidnapping, false imprisonment, assault with a deadly weapon, sexual assault, terrorist threats and lying to an officer about his identity.

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