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Man pleads guilty to sexually assaulting two girls

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A young River Falls man pled guilty to a couple of third-degree sexual assaults Thursday, Dec. 15 in Pierce County Circuit Court.

Bradley J. Hetchler, 20, 903 Orange St., was originally charged with second degree sexual assaults from a May incident and two counts of first degree sexual assaults from a July incident.


He pled guilty to the amended third degree charges in each incident as part of last week's agreement.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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