Law enforcement arrest mother, find father, immediately after boy noted lacking was locked in rest room


Right after police found a Moline boy experienced been locked in a bathroom intermittently in excess of a year’s time, officers seek out the child’s father and his mother is in jail.

Shortly immediately after 4:45 p.m. June 1, Moline Law enforcement responded to a home in the 1000 block of 16th Street, Moline, to examine a report of a missing boy.

About 8:45 p.m., the boy was identified at a company in the 2000 block of 1st Street A in Moline. 

The Moline Police Department’s Juvenile Investigation Unit found out the boy experienced been locked in a bathroom in his residence at intervals in excess of the course of a year’s time. Law enforcement say he kicked open the rest room doorway and escaped June 1.

Statements from household members and physical evidence at the home corroborate what the boy reported, in accordance to law enforcement.  

Law enforcement think about the boy’s parents, 36-yr-outdated Cherysse Heritage and 34-12 months-old Adam Heritage, of Moline, as suspects.

The Rock Island County States Attorney’s Office billed Cherysse Heritage with illegal restraint, a Class 4 felony harassment of a witness, a Course 2 felony and endangering the wellbeing/existence of a little one, a misdemeanor. 

Cherysse Heritage is being held in Rock Island County Jail on a $20,000 bond (10% applies.)

The Rock Island County State’s Attorney’s Business has billed Adam Heritage with two counts of unlawful restraint, harassment of a witness, and endangering the wellness/lifestyle of a kid.

Adam Heritage is desired on the costs and, as of Tuesday afternoon, was not however in custody, police said. His bond also has been established at $20,000 (10% applies.)

Law enforcement question anybody with info about the unlawful restraint or Adam Heritage’s whereabouts to make contact with the Moline Police Department’s Juvenile Investigations Division at 309-524-2155, Crime Stoppers of the Quad Towns at 309-762-9500, or use the totally free anonymous reporting cellular app P3 Recommendations.

The Rock Island County States Attorney’s Workplace assisted Moline Law enforcement through the investigation.