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Man pleads not guilty in sexual assault of 9-year-old

Published On: Oct 31 2013 03:32:28 PM CDT
Updated On: Nov 02 2013 10:48:48 AM CDT

Photo courtesy Dane County Sheriff's Office

Donald Crompton

MADISON, Wis. -

A Madison man was in court Thursday on charges of sexual assault of a child.

Donald L. Crompton, 22, of Madison, stood mute as a not guilty plea was entered on his behalf for one court of repeated sexual assault of a child.

According to a criminal complaint, Crompton sexually assaulted a 9-year-old boy for more than a year from March 2012 to May 2013. During that time, Crompton was the boy’s babysitter.

In the complaint, Crompton admitted to committing the assaults.

If convicted, Crompton faces at least 25 years but not more than 60 years in prison.

His bail is set at $100,000 and he cannot have any contact with the victim or any other juveniles as part of his bail conditions.

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