EDGAR COUNTY, Ill. (WTHI) - An Edgar County man is facing charges for sex crimes against a child.
In late August, the Paris Police Department received a report alleging Brandon Ford sexually abused a child.
Police, along with the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services launched an investigation into Ford.
On Monday, Ford was arrested and charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and criminal sexual assault.
He is currently in the Edgar County Jail.