BLOOMINGTON — Two Bloomington men remained in McLean County jail Thursday on separate sexual abuse cases.

Juan J. Lorenzo, 41, is charged with eight counts of predatory criminal sexual abuse involving a minor under 13 years of age.

Josue Rodriguez-Soto, 40, is charged with 20 counts of sexual abuse against a minor between 13 and 18 years of age.

Both must post $100,035 to be released.

The arrests stem from separate investigations into the long-term sexual abuse of the minor victims, police said in a statement on Thursday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Bloomington police Detective Curt Maas at 309-434-2534 or cmaas@cityblm.org.

If you want to remain anonymous, call McLean County Crime Stoppers at 309 828-1111. If your call leads to the arrest and indictment of suspect(s) you may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

The Bloomington police street crimes unit and members of U.S. Marshal's Great Lakes Regional Task Force assisted with the investigation.

Contact Kevin Barlow at (309) 820-3238. Follow him on Twitter: @pg_barlow

Agriculture Reporter

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