Skip to main content
You are the owner of this article.
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
Man accused of child abduction found guilty
topical

Man accused of child abduction found guilty

  • Updated
  • 0

A man accused of child abduction was found guilty in a bench trial Tuesday.

Jason M. Rottman, 42, of Bettendorf, was arrested in October for allegedly trying to convince two children who were playing outside to get into his car.

Rock Island County Judge Frank Fuhr found Rottman guilty after hearing testimonies from multiple witnesses, court documents state. Those witnesses included two minors and the father of the children Rottman reportedly tried to abduct. Rottman also testified. 

Child abduction is a Class 4 felony that carries a sentence of 1-3 years in prison.

Rottman is being held on a $25,000 bond and is scheduled to be sentenced on March 29. 

0
0
0
2
3

Sign up for our Crime & Courts newsletter

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alerts

Breaking News