Las Vegas Man Charged With Assaulting Minor In Dodge County

(Theresa) A Las Vegas man is charged with assaulting a minor in Dodge County. John Hardy is facing a felony count of Second Degree Sexual Assault of a Child under the age of 16. According to the criminal complaint, Dodge County authorities were contacted by Las Vegas police who were investigating an alleged assault that occurred in the city as well as in Theresa and in West Bend. The victim allegedly admitted that contact with Hardy had taken place on multiple occasions when she was 15-years-old in 2019. When being interviewed by Washington County investigators, Hardy reportedly admitted his actions. If convicted, the 46-year-old faces up to 40-years in prison. An initial appearance is scheduled for January 11th.