Leinfelder advances to La Crosse County Sheriff general election

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – Republican candidate for La Crosse County Sheriff, Fritz Leinfelder, is moving on to the November general election.

Leinfelder edged out his co-worker and La Crosse County Patrol Captain, Marte Peterson.

News 8 Now spoke with Leinfelder before all the results came in. He told us he’s thankful for the support.

Leinfelder will face the democratic candidate, La Crosse County Investigator John Siegel in the November general election.