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Metro East Boy Scout volunteer accused of sexually abusing child free on bond

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By Afton Spriggs By Afton Spriggs

(KMOV) – An Illinois Boy Scout volunteer charged with sexually abusing a child is free after posting bond.

Jon Demers, 53, of Collinsville, has been charged with 12 counts of felony aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

Bond was originally set a $1,000,000 for Demers, but Judge John Baricevic reduced the bond to $350,000 on Wednesday.

As a condition of bond, Demers was placed on house arrest.

He is to have no contact with victims, victims' family, or members of Boy Scout troop 520. He also is prohibited from possessing firearms.

 

 

 

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