Manistee man faces 3 counts of criminal sexual conduct first degree.

February 8, 2018

Wiertalla

Manistee man faces 3 counts of criminal sexual conduct first degree.

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MANISTEE — A 50-year-old Manistee man was arraigned in 85th District Court today on three charges of criminal sexual conduct first degree. Carl Jerome Wiertalla Jr., arrested by Manistee Police Department following a month long investigation, with the assistance of Michigan State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Division, and the Manistee County Child Advocacy Center.

Wiertalla is currently lodged in the Manistee County Jail and bond has been set at $300,000 cash or surety.

The charges carry a maximum penalty of life in prison.