Teen accused of sexually assaulting girls at daycare

March 21, 2012 2:35:55 PM PDT
A teenager is accused of sexually abusing three young girls at his mother's daycare center in the far north suburbs.

Seventeen-year-old Brett Degler is charged as an adult with criminal sexual assault and aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

Degler's arrest follows a two week investigation by Winthrop Harbor Police at the unidentified licensed daycare center.

The three female victims ranged from 4-to-11 years old at the time of the alleged incidents.