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More child sexual assault charges filed against Durand man

Branden Linhart

PEPIN COUNTY (WQOW) - Prosecutors say a Durand man already charged with sexually assaulting two children had two more victims.

Branden Linhart was charged Monday in Pepin County with sexually assaulting three girls over several years, starting about five years ago.

Linhart was charged last year with sexually assaulting a child in Dunn County, and two children in Eau Claire County. According to investigators he confessed, saying "I'm a monster".

Keith Edwards

Keith Edwards is the 5, 6 and 10 p.m. anchor at News 18.

Keith grew up in the Village of Lake Hallie, attending Chippewa Falls schools where he started pursuing his broadcasting education.

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