Crime and Court Roundup: Trial continues in sex assault case in Marathon County
The state will continue making its case today in the trial of a Wausau area gym coach accused of having sex with a 16-year-old girl. 39-year-old Taj Jefferson of Ringle is on trial in Marathon County on six felony charges of sexual assault while working with children. Jefferson allegedly had sex several times with a girl that he coached, both at his home and at his business, Gym-Sport Gymnastics in Weston. It took the entire morning to pick a jury yesterday.