Sexual assault accusations against Kramer under review

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The Waukesha County district attorney is reviewing sexual assault charges against ousted Assembly Majority Leader Bill Kramer referred to his office by the Muskego Police Department.

Kramer was removed as majority leader by Assembly Republicans earlier this month amid allegations that he sexually harassed two women while in Washington, D.C. Kramer filed paperwork Monday stating that he would not seek re-election.

District Attorney Brad Schimel said Wednesday that charges referred earlier in the day by the police department were being reviewed. He says he isn't sure if will actually file charges based on the police report.

Schimel, a Republican, declined to comment on the details of the allegations.

Kramer's chief of staff declined to comment.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WEAU 13 NEWS 1907 S. Hastings Way Eau Claire, WI 54701 By Phone: Main Number (715) 835-1313 and (715) 832-3474. Tip Line (715) 839-WEAU - (715) 839-9328 Sports Line (715) 852-1537
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 252513871 - weau.com/a?a=252513871