Miguel Salinas-Malvaes, 21, of Capron.

A man who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl last year in McHenry County has been sentenced to 180 days in jail.

Miguel Salinas-Malvaes, 21, of the 10500 block of Route 173 in Capron, was indicted on charges of criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a child and aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

Court documents said that Salinas-Malvaes sexually assaulted a child by force in November 2020.

The victim was 13 years old at the time of the incident, which occurred in Harvard.

In mid-November, Salinas-Malvaes entered into a plea deal with the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office, court records show.

Salinas-Malvaes pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, a Class 2 felony, in exchange for his other charges being dismissed.

McHenry County Judge Michael Coppedge approved the plea deal and sentenced Salinas-Malvaes to 180 days in jail and two years of probation.

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Coppedge said in his sentencing order that the sentence “is necessary to deter others from committing the same crime.”

He also said that Salinas-Malvaes is likely to comply with the terms of his probation upon release from jail.

Salinas-Malvaes will be released from the McHenry County Jail on February 26 after receiving credit for time already served before his sentence, jail records show.

Salinas-Malvaes will also have to pay $3,414 in court fines and fees as part of his sentence.