Poplar Grove man jailed on child sex abuse charges

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POPLAR GROVE, Ill. (WIFR) -- A 57-year-old Poplar Grove man is behind bars for allegedly abusing a child under 13.

Kevin Gibson was taken into custody Friday after the abuse was reported. He's charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are possible.

If convicted, he faces three to seven years in orison.

Gibson is in the Boone County Jail on a $100,000 bond.

He's considered innocent until proven guilty.