Fox Lake Man Charged With Third Degree Sexual Assault

(Fox Lake) A Fox Lake man made his initial appearance in court Tuesday on charges he sexual assaulted another person. Randy Palmer is facing a felony count of Third Degree Sexual Assault.

According to the criminal complaint, Palmer allegedly assaulted the victim during the evening hours of January 14th. A witness reportedly collaborated the victim’s story.

When questioned Palmer allegedly told law enforcement that if the victim would have said stop, he would have. Palmer reportedly admitted that inappropriate contact did take place.

If convicted, the 34-year-old faces up to 10 years in prison. A signature bond was set at $1,000 and a preliminary hearing is scheduled for February 24th.