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Tyler Scott Nye, 22 (St. Croix County Jail photo)

Ohio man accused of sexual assault of NR teen


A 22-year-old Ohio man is facing a second-degree sexual assault of a child charge stemming from an alleged incident in New Richmond in the early morning hours of Saturday, March 1.

Officers from New Richmond Police Department arrested Tyler S. Nye, 22, of Cridersville, Ohio, after finding him in a car parked in the Woodland Creek Park neighborhood with a 15-year-old boy, according to a police department press release.

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Micheal Foley
Micheal Foley joined RiverTown Multimedia in July 2013 and serves as editor at the New Richmond News. In the past he has worked at several news outlets including in Hudson, Wis., the Desert Sun in Palm Springs, Calif., the Leader-Telegram in Eau Claire, Wis., and the Pioneer Press in St. Paul, Minn. He began his career as a Marine Corps journalist. He served as a reporter and photographer in Okinawa, Japan, and editor of the base newspaper at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in San Diego, Calif. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin–River Falls.
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