Sexual assault charge dropped against Decatur man

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DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - A sexual assault charge against a Decatur man arrested earlier this month has been dropped.

According to court records, a sexual assault charge against Quintin Jarrett, 40, has been dropped.  Jarrett was initially arrested in connection with an alleged incident that happened in Decatur on May 13.  Decatur police say a woman told officers that a man had sexually assaulted her in a home in the 600 block of East Cantrell Street.  Police also say the woman identified Jarrett in a digital photo line-up, leading to an arrest being made.

Police say since the charge against Jarrett was dropped, he was released from custody.

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