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updated: 7/18/2014 5:33 PM

Hoffman Estates man sentenced to 3 years for abusing girl

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A 33-year-old Hoffman Estates man charged with sexually abusing a teenage girl in 2013 pleaded guilty Friday to aggravated criminal sexual abuse, court records show.

In exchange for his guilty plead to the Class 1 felony, Eduardo Mateos was sentenced to three years in prison and ordered to pay $1,889 in fines, court records show. The judge also ordered Mateo to register as a sex offender.

Authorities say the abuse took place August 9, 2013, at Mateos' apartment. Several days later, the 14-year-old told family members, who took her to the hospital and contacted police, authorities said.

Mateos was arrested several days after that, according to police.

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