Last updated 9:13PM ET
July 31, 2014
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Additional Charges Filed Against Board Member
(2011-12-07)
(wium) - The Hamilton Police Department arrested August Dion Gregory, 44, late Saturday night.

Gregory is a member of the Hamilton School Board.

He was originally charged with one count of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse with a victim below the age of 18.

The Hancock County State's Attorney's Office has since filed additional charges.

Gregory now faces three counts of criminal sexual assault (Class 1 Felony), four counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse (Class 2 Felony) and one count of criminal sexual abuse (Class 4 Felony).

He faces more than sixty years in prison and tens of thousands of dollars in fines if convicted on all counts.

Gregory is scheduled to appear in court at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, Dec. 8 at the Hancock County Courthouse.

He is currently being held in the Hancock County Jail on $50,000 bail.

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