Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Woman

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

Disturbing allegations out of Edgar as a woman said she woke up to find a man on top of her with his genitals exposed.

Thirty-three-year-old Benjamin Schillinger is charged with second degree sexual assault of an unconscious victim after the woman said she woke up as Schillinger was pulling up her underwear.

The woman said she had been a bar earlier in the evening and went to stay the night at a friend's house.
The woman said she was frightened and told Schillinger to stop.

The incident was reported to have happened on Sunday.

The woman said she does not know the suspect.

He is behind bars in the marathon county jail and will return to court next month.

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