A man has been accused in Rock Island County of sex acts with a child.
Mitchell Peyton, 24, East Moline, has been charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child for acts he is alleged to have committed between June 28 and June 30, according to Rock Island County court records.
Peyton made his first appearance on the charge on July 12, and his next court appearance is scheduled for July 23, according to court records.
He was in custody as of Friday morning, according to the Rock Island County Jail.
His bail has been set at $500,000, records state. To be released, he would have to post about $50,000 for bond.
Anyone concerned that a child may be being exploited can contact the authorities anonymously.