PRESQUE ISLE COUNTY, MI – Richard David Hanson, 55, who is on administrative leave from the Presque Isle County Sheriff’s Department as a corrections office plead not guilty to sexually assaulting a women at her home in Rogers City last fall.
26th Circuit Court Judge Michael Mack handled the case via video link Hanson plead not guilty through his attorney Bill Pfeifer. Cheboygan Prosecuting Attorney Daryl Vizina has been assigned as special prosecutor to the case given the circumstances of Hanson being employed by the county.
Hanson was bound over to Circuit Court last month on two charges of criminal sexual conduct in the fourth degree. Hanson remains free on a $5,000.00 personal recognizance bond.