Human remains found in Town of Roxbury confirmed as Krista Halderson

MADISON, Wis. — Dane County Sheriff Kalvin Barrett says human remains found earlier this month in the Town of Roxbury near DNR land along the Wisconsin River belong to Krista Halderson.

Barrett provided the update during a press conference on Friday morning.

According to the sheriff’s department, Krista Halderson’s body was also dismembered.

Barrett says the Sheriff’s Department is now pursuing a second charge of homicide against Chandler Halderson, who was already facing homicide charges in the death of Bart Halderson.

Bart Halderson’s remains were found near Cottage Grove and previously identified by the Dane County Medical Examiner.

You can find a full timeline of the Halderson investigation here.