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Merrill man charged with assaulting woman at her home

LINCOLN COUNTY (WAOW) — A 44-year-old Merrill man has been charged with sexually assaulting an ex-girlfriend in her home in Lincoln County, according to a criminal complaint.

Spencer Smith is facing a number of felonies and more than 100 years in prison if convicted.

The alleged incident happened on April 8.

Authorities said Smith went into the woman’s home and groped her, according to the complaint. They say he then broke her phone, pushed her into the bedroom and forced her to give him oral sex, according to the criminal complaint.

Officials say Smith has previous sexual assault convictions in another state.


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