5-16-18 out of county child sex offender will not be placed in fdl county

WFDL news has learned an out of county convicted child sex offender will not be coming to  Fond du Lac County.   A Marinette County judge has ruled that a new law signed by the governor requiring sex offenders to be placed in their home county applies to this case.   Fond du Lac County Corporation Counsel Meggin McNamara says that means Jeffrey Butler will not be placed at a town of Eldorado residence.  “I was excited the judge ruled in our favor because by the plain reading of  the legislation we felt it did apply,”  McNamara told WFDL news.  Butler was convicted of sexually assauiting a child in Marinette County.