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A 78-year-old Keokuk man has been convicted on 4 counts of criminal sexual abuse in Illinois


DES MOINES, Iowa — A 78-year-old Keokuk man has been convicted on four counts of criminal sexual abuse in Illinois.

The Pantagraph in Bloomington, Illinois reports ( ) Harlan Mohr was convicted after a week-long trial that began Jan. 11 in McLean County Circuit Court.

The state attorney's office filed charges alleging Mohr molested four victims between 2004 and 2009. The victims were under age 18.

Mohr will be sentenced at a later date. He faces up to seven years in prison on each count.

The verdicts were returned Friday after about five days of deliberation.

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