NEW INFORMATION: Father and son charged in sex assault

EAU CLAIRE COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU)-- New charges have been filed against the father and son that are accused of sexual assaulting a 15-year-old girl.

The criminal complaint says Christopher Wampole Senior, 41, and Christopher Wampole Junior, 18, of Fairchild are now facing charges of possession of child pornography and exposing a child to harmful material after nude photos were traded between the two and the 15-year-old girl.

The two are already facing sexual assault of a minor charges that were filed back in October.


A father and son are accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl.

On Friday, a judge set bond at $10,000 cash for 41-year-old Christopher Wampole Sr. of Fairchild. Court records show 17-year-old Christopher Wampole Jr. is out on a signature bond.

A criminal complaint says the girl told investigators she was texting with both of them and had agreed to meet the son for sex. She says after the two picked her up, they went to a location outside where the father told the son to wait in the truck. The complaint says the father then had sex with her and later went back to the vehicle where he told his son the victim was waiting for him. The complaint says the son then also had sex with her.

Court records show Christopher Wampole Sr. is on the Wisconsin Sex Offender Registry. He's scheduled to be back in court on Tuesday.