(Waukegan, IL) A Hainesville man has denied accusations that he exposed himself in front of a minor. John Eklund faces charges of sexual exploitation of a child, public indecency and lewd exposure, stemming from an incident back in February of 2020. Details of what led to Eklund’s arrest have yet to be released, but the situation was said to involve a girl that was under the age of 13. The 34-year-old suspect is currently free on bond. If convicted, he could get up to 3 years in prison.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (8-16-21)