BRADLEY, Ill. – A 49-year-old man was arrested by Bradley police Tuesday in connection with a sexual incident that occurred in the village in 2017.
According to police reports, Jeffrey Galant was taken into custody on preliminary charges of grooming and aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a minor. The victim, a child who was eight years old at the time, reported the incident on April 20th, leading to an investigation by local authorities.
Galant is now being held at Jerome Combs Detention Center awaiting a bond hearing.
Further details on the case have not been released.