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Charge against A.J. Wallace dismissed


A disorderly conduct charge against a 21-year-old New Richmond man in connection with the Somerset Elementary School lockdown Dec. 19 has been dismissed.

At a pretrial conference at the St. Croix County Government Center in Hudson on Wednesday, May 28, St. Croix County Assistant District Attorney Michael Nieskes moved to dismiss the disorderly conduct charge against Andrew J.R. Wallace without prejudice.

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Sarah Young
Sarah Young joined RiverTown Multimedia in October 2013 as a news reporter for the New Richmond News. She covers primarily Hammond, Roberts and Somerset. Previously she free-lanced for the River Falls Journal, Hudson Star-Observer, RiverTown special publications and the Superior Catholic Herald. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Spanish and French in 2001. She completed a minor in journalism in 2004. Before working at the New Richmond News, she was an assistant manager at Philander's Grill & Bar in Prescott. She lives in Prescott with her husband Mike and daughter Carolina.  
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