ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A man was sentenced to 18 years in prison for sexual assault of a child in Rockford.
Marques Lemar Tate, 37, pled guilty to an aggravated criminal sexual assault charge in September.
Police received a complaint in June 2017 alleging that Tate had sexually assaulted a child.
Tate's sentence will be followed by at least three years of mandatory supervised release. He will also be required to register as a sexual predator for life.