La Crosse pediatrician arrested on charges of sexual assault of a child | State and Regional News

A Mayo Clinic Health System pediatrician was booked into the La Crosse County Jail on two charges of first-degree assault, without any obligation.

dr. Joseph Poterucha, 40, who practices in Mayo in La Crosse, was arrested Thursday, according to the La Crosse County inmates’ list, and is expected to appear in court Friday afternoon. Poterucha is also part of Mayo’s COVID team.

A search for Poterucha on Mayo’s website currently shows “page not found”.

The La Crosse Tribune has contacted Mayo Clinic Health System for comment.

This story will be updated with more information.

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