Dixon man arrested on sexual assault of a child charges

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Justin A. Altherr, 32, of Dixon.

Justin A. Altherr, 32, of Dixon.

The Dixon Police Department arrested Justin A. Altherr, 32, of Dixon, on two counts of sexual assault of a child on Friday.

A criminal investigation was began in December of 2020 in which Altherr was identified as the suspect.

Investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Altherr with a bond of $500,000 and he was taken into custody without incident.

Altherr was taken to the Lee County Jail after not being able to post bond.

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