$150,000 bail for man accused of sexually assaulting 69 year old woman


Dexter Swanagan-RCJ

Dexter Swanagan-RCJ

Dexter Swanagan, 50 of Racine has been charged with two counts of 2nd Degree Sexual Assault/Use of Force, Aggravated Battery-Elderly, Burglary-Dwelling, Boat or Motor Home,
Intimidate Victim/Threaten Force, etc. (all have repeater modifiers added to each charge and he’s being held on $150,000 bail after appearing in Racine Circuit Courts Monday afternoon, his preliminary hearing is scheduled for 02-03-2016 08:30 am

On Saturday, December 12th, 2015, at 4:52 a.m., officers responded to the 1200 block of Martin Luther King Drive regarding a home invasion. Responding officers learned that a suspect forcibly entered the home in the 1200 block of Martin Luther King Drive and sexually assaulted a 69 year old female victim.

According to the criminal complaint DNA evidence recovered from the victim and the scene came back to the defendant on a state and national level along with a ski mask recovered during a search warrant that was served on the defendants home.