Judge presiding over Joseph Poterucha’s sexual assault of a child court proceedings changes

According to the criminal complaint, Poterucha sexually assaulted a child under 13 years old.

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – The judge presiding over Joseph Poterucha’s sexual assault of a child has changed.

Ahead a planned hearing Friday, Judge Todd Bjerke was listed as the responsible official replacing Judge Elliott Levine.

Poterucha is charged with three counts of first degree sexual assault of a child under 13.