Patterson appointed public defender, has bond set in Sangamon County

A man accused of violating an order of protection before a Quincy teen drowned in a pond on a golf course had a new bond set in Sangamon County, Illinois.

Former Quincy chaplain sentenced to 26 years for sex crimes

A former chaplain at a Quincy nursing home who was accused of sexually abusing two residents as well as inappropriate sexual contact with underage female family members took a plea deal and was sentenced in both cases Monday afternoon.