Michael Thomas

An alleged child predator has been taken off the streets.

Fifty-five-year-old Michael Thomas of La Salle was jailed Friday on charges of indecent solicitation of a child and sexual exploitation of a child.  He’s accused of exposing himself and asking for sexual acts from underage girls.  One of the alleged incidents happened at Hegeler Park in La Salle.

Thomas needs $4,000 to get out of jail.  Additional charges are possible.

His lengthy criminal history in La Salle County includes arrests for burglary, possession of a stolen vehicle, forgery and drugs. 

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