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Estherville Man Accused Of Having Sex With Underage Girl

Tue 1-8-2019

(Estherville)-- An Estherville man is accused of having sex with an underage girl.

Estherville police say they were called to a residence in Estherville December 28th after getting a report from the occupants who found an unknown man sleeping in their house with their granddaughter.

Upon further investigation it was discovered the man, 24-year-old Brody Metzger of Estherville, allegedly had sex with the underage girl.

Metzger was arrested and charged with one count of sexual abuse in the 3rd degree...a class ā€œCā€ felony. He was booked into the Emmet county jail and was released the next day after posting a $10,000 bond.

Police were then made aware that Metzger was wanted on a warrant for a probation violation. Metzger was taken back into custody January 2nd. He remains in the Emmet county jail.