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Man held on $1.5 million bail for three sexual assaults on West Side

Updated: September 5, 2012 5:23PM

A West Side man accused of committing at least three sexual assaults was ordered held on $1.5 million bail Wednesday.

Tyreese T. Richardson, 20, of the 3200 block of West Fulton, was charged with three counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault and two counts of home invasion, police said.

Judge Donald Parnese ordered Richardson held on $1.5 million bond Wednesday, said Cook County State’s Attorney’s office spokesman Andy Conklin.

Richardson is accused of breaking into homes in the 2700 blocks of West Jackson and West Adams between July 27 and Aug. 5, police said. He allegedly sexually assaulted the victims then fled through a rear window or door.

Detectives used DNA evidence to link Richardson to the assaults, police said. Officers arrested Richardson on Monday.

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