August 11, 2011 | 01:10 PMA 23-year-old Lake Geneva man pleaded guilty Aug. 2 to a felony charge of sexual assault of a child under 16 years of age.
When Jose Alejandro Gonzalez, 108 W. Laurie St., is sentenced Oct. 19 he faces up to 40 years imprisonment.
A codefendant, Jamie A. Serna, 26, also has been charged with felony sexual assault of a child under the age of 16. Serna has pleaded not guilty to the charge and has a jury trial scheduled in September.
According to the criminal complaints:
On Feb. 23, two girls, ages 14 and 13, went to the Lake Geneva Police Department and reported being sexually assaulted by older men at a city residence.
On Feb. 21, Serna allegedly assaulted the 13-year-old girl, and Gonzalez allegedly assaulted the 14-year-old girl.
The girls reported spending the night at the residence and were assaulted again the next day.