Urbana woman charged with sexually assaulting a child


URBANA, Ill. (WAND) – A Champaign woman is accused of sexually assaulting a child.

35-year-old Rajarajeswari Swarna of Champaign is charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

She was arraigned on Thursday after being arrested Wednesday.

The charges involve a child under the age of 13 who was allegedly assaulted in March 2017.

Swarna is in a caretaker position. The child told a relative what happened, and police began investigating.

Swarna could face up to 60 years in prison if convicted.

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