Brandon Brunette

Vilas, Forest counties
3:27 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

Two Attempted Homicide Cases Go Forward

Andrew Rosner
Credit Vilas County Sheriff's Department

Two suspects have been bound over for trial in two separate Northwoods attempted first-degree homicide trials.

In Forest county, 30 year old Brandon Brunette was bound over for trial and entered not guilty pleas to three other felony and misdemeanor charges including child abuse. Brunette is charged with allegedly tossing a one-year-old child hard enough to cause a brain injury last October. He denies the allegations.

The child was transported to a Marshfield hospital for his injuries. Brunette has a pre-trial set for May.

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