MATTOON, Ill. (WAND) - A central Illinois restaurant owner was arrested on preliminary sexual abuse charges. 

On Saturday, 42-year-old Khashayar Khoshcheshmi was booked into the Coles County jail and is facing one count of criminal sexual abuse for a an incident that happened in January.  

Khoshcheshmi is the owner of Little Mexico in Mattoon. As of Monday morning, he has posted bond. 

WAND News will update this story as more information arrives into the newsroom. 

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