Decatur man sentenced to 21 years in prison

DECATUR - Macon County authorities say a Decatur man has been sentenced to 21 years in prison for sexually assaulting a child.

Macon County State's Attorney Jay Scott has announced that Zacharias Rager, 31, received his sentence on March 26, 2015.  Scott also says Rager must serve a minimum of 85 percent of the sentence before he is eligible for parole.

Authorities say Rager pleaded guilty to predatory criminal sexual assault, in relation to the alleged sexual assault of a child under the age of 13. 

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