Dixon man charged with sex assault
DIXON – A Dixon man accused of sexual assault is in Lee County Jail awaiting a bond hearing and initial appearance.
Tyler J. Wilhelm, 35, faces 4 to 15 years if convicted. He has no bond, pending a hearing Tuesday.
Wilhelm was arrested around 5 p.m. Friday, after an assault was reported, Dixon police said in a news release. No further details were provided.
According to Lee County Jail records, he is homeless.
He was convicted in 2014 of possession of a controlled substance, and in 2003 of burglary, both in Lee County.