Father convicted in Christian Ferguson’s death now found guilty of sex crimes against child

Dawan Ferguson was convicted of murdering his 9-year-old son & sex crimes against children.
Dawan Ferguson was convicted of murdering his 9-year-old son & sex crimes against children.(St. Louis County Police Department)
Published: Aug. 3, 2022 at 4:01 PM CDT
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ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV) – The man previously convicted of murdering his son has now been found guilty of raping a child under the age of 14.

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Dawan Ferguson was convicted on Wednesday of five sex crimes against children in a St. Louis County Circuit Court. His sentencing was set for Sept. 16.

Last month, following a week-long trial, the 49-year-old was found guilty of first-degree murder in the presumed death of his son, Christian Ferguson. The 9-year-old was reported missing in June 2003. His body has never been found.