Effingham man pleads guilty to sexual assault of child
An Effingham man will spend more than two decades behind bars after being convicted of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.
Dennis Moulton, 34, pleaded guilty to the charge and was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison. He pleaded guilty back in September. He must serve at least 85 percent of his sentence meaning he'll spend at least 21 years and three months in prison. He will also be listed as a sex offender when he is released.