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Baseball Coach Charged With Sexually Assaulting a Minor

The Will County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 24 year old Michael Takacs following allegations of the sexual assault of an underaged girl.

Takacs, who lives in Beecher, allegedly assaulted the young girl on two occasions in 2018 and again on April 1st, 2019 while living with the family of the victim.

Takacs has been charged with 3 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, 4 counts of criminal sexual assault and 2 counts of battery. He is currently being held at the Will County Adult Detention Facility with a bond of $500,000.

According to the Will County Sheriff’s Office, Takacs is an assistant baseball coach for Beecher Junior and Senior High School.


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