Investigation reveals two students assaulted, charges pending

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Decorah, Iowa – Charges are pending in Winneshiek County after an investigation revealed two students had been assaulted.

According to the sheriff’s office, the incidences are separate with one occurring at South Winneshiek High School and the other near Fort Atkinson.

The sheriff’s department has completed their investigation and submitted it to the prosecutor.

Due to a conflict of interest, the attorney’s office has turned the case over to the Howard County.

Charges will be filed after the prosecutor reviews the case and makes a final decision on charges and juvenile referrals.