Breaking News Bar
updated: 3/27/2013 9:31 AM

Registered sex offender sentenced for presence in school zone

Success - Article sent! close

A 29-year-old Buffalo Grove man pleaded guilty last week to violating a law that prohibits a convicted sex offender from being present in a school zone, court clerk records show.

In exchange for Gregory Gentles' guilty plea to the Class 4 felony, a Cook County judge sentenced him to 4 years in prison, with credit for 185 days he has spent in custody since his arrest last fall, court records show. Additionally, the judge ordered Gentles to pay $1,145 in fines.

Order Reprint Print Article
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

Court records show that Gentles was convicted in 2010 of exposing himself to two children, ages 11 and 12, as they walked home from a Buffalo Grove elementary school.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.