Monday, February 24, 2020
Villa Park Woman Sentenced to Ninety Days Periodic Imprisonment for Sexual Abuse of Underage Boy
DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin announced
today that a Villa Park woman accused of sexually abusing two young boys age
fourteen and sixteen has been sentenced to ninety days of periodic imprisonment
in the DuPage County Jail. Stefanie Litton, 37 (d.o.b. 1/7/1983) of 435 S.
Harvard, appeared at a sentencing hearing this afternoon where Judge Jeffrey
MacKay handed down the sentence. On October 19, 2019, Litton entered a blind plea
of guilty to one count of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, a Class 2 Felony.
The State asked for a sentence of three years in the Illinois Department of
her daughter, Litton met her victims at an underage drinking party she hosted
at her home. In late 2018, the Villa Park Police Department received an
anonymous tip that Litton was engaging in inappropriate sexual contact with
underage boys. Through their investigation authorities learned that Litton did have
inappropriate sexual contact with an underage boy and that the abuse occurred on
multiple occasions beginning in December 2017 through approximately February
2018. Authorities also learned that the sexual abuse took place on multiple
occasions in Litton’s vehicle. Litton was arrested on December 4, 2018 and bond
was set the following day at $100,000 with 10% to apply. Litton posted the
necessary 10%, or $10,000 that same day and was released from custody.
Litton took advantage of a young boy less than half her age just to satisfy her
sexual desires,” Berlin said. “Thanks to the efforts of the Villa Park Police
Department however, her disgusting behavior was uncovered and she will now
spend the rest of her life as a registered sex offender. I would like to thank
the Villa Park Police Department for their work on this case. I would like to
thank the DuPage County Children’s Center, particularly Investigators Vince
Liberio and Cathy Hundley for their efforts. I would also like to thank
Assistant State’s Attorneys Mike Fisher and Jessica Sisler for their work in holding
Stefanie Litton responsible for her actions.”
was also ordered to serve thirty-six months sex offender probation and will be
required to register as a sex offender for the rest of her life.