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Former police chief found guilty in sex assault case


Dunn County (WQOW) - Trial is over for an area ex-police chief accused of sexual assault.

On Friday, a jury deliberated for about four-hours before finding Gary Wayerski "guilty" of 16 charges.  Wayerski is the former Wheeler police chief.  He was charged with having dozens of sexual encounters with two teenagers he was mentoring.  Wayerski will be sentenced in January.

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