Elmwood Man Held on $1M Bond in Child Sexual Assault Case

WGIL News Icon 250px cmpThe Henry County Sheriff’s Office has reported that an Elmwood man was arrested this past Friday for alleged sexual assault of a 7-year-old girl.

24-year-old Danyel Smith reportedly lured the victim, who was unknown to him, into a motor home at an area auction on the south edge of Annawan.

Authorities responded at 9:53 a.m. to the incident. Smith has currently been charged with Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault. He is being held in the Henry County Jail on $1M bond.

Little additional information is known at this time. The Henry County Sheriff’s Office was aided at the scene by Annawan Police, the Illinois State Police Crime Scene Service, and Braveheart Child Advocacy Center.

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