In a news release, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said Friday that the 17 men arrested range in age from 19 to 77.
Child sexual assault charges were filed on Thursday against an Eau Claire man.
A Barron County man accused of squeezing a 9-month-old child’s leg so hard he thought it broke, has reached a plea deal with prosecutors.
Mason Barth, of Menomonie, was officially charged Friday with a felony: Criminal trespass to energy provider property.
42-year old Rhonald Shultz also faces two misdemeanor disorderly conduct charges.
Authorities say Shultz became hostile over a new sign-in policy at Lake View Elementary School last month.
According to the criminal complaint, the West Central Drug Task Force provided two confidential informants the money to buy heroin from Hawkins
Both prosecution and defense spent the first several hours on Tuesday presenting arguments, initial evidence and previewing who will be testifying throughout the trial.
Ezra McCandless is accused of stabbing Alexander Woodworth of Eau Claire 16 times in March of 2018.
A man accused of robbing a Boyceville bank and an Elk Mound gas station has been formally charged.
A Black River Falls man is facing more than 60 years in prison after a woman told police he sexually assaulted her.
A man faces charges after allegedly posting a picture and video of UW-Eau Claire’s chancellor with cross-hairs on his face.