Friday, January 10, 2020
Bond Set at $150,000 for Hinsdale Man Charged With Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse
DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin announced
today that bond has been set for a Hinsdale man accused of sexually abusing a thirteen-year-old
boy he met on an Internet dating application. Mark Sadlowski, 26 (d.o.b. 4/26/1993)
of 532 N. North Street, appeared at a bond hearing yesterday afternoon where
Judge Liam Brennan set bond at $150,000 with 10% to apply. Sadlowski has been
charged with one count of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, a Class 2 Felony.
alleged that Sadlowski met his victim via an online dating application. It is
alleged that Sadlowski arranged to meet the boy and that on November 1, 2019,
Sadlowski and the victim met at which time the sexual abuse occurred. On January
8, 2020, a $150,000 arrest warrant was issued for Sadlowski. He was taken into
custody the following day.
“It is alleged that this defendant
arranged to meet his victim via an online dating application and once they were
alone, sexually abused him,” Berlin said. “These allegations are extremely
disturbing and will be met with the full force of the law. I would like to
thank the Burr Ridge Police Department as well as the DuPage County Children’s
Center, particularly Investigator Steve Arp, for their work on this case. I
would like to thank Assistant State’s Attorney Tom Minser for his work in
securing charges against this defendant.”
next court appearance is scheduled for January 27, 2020 for arraignment in
front of Judge Brennen.
the public are reminded that this complaint contains only charges and is not
proof of the defendant’s guilt. A defendant is presumed innocent and is
entitled to a fair trial in which it is the government’s burden to prove his or
her guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.