Bail set at $100,000 cash for GCHS teacher charged with sex crimes

By LeAnn R. Ralph

HUDSON  —  Bail has been set at $100,000 cash in St. Croix County Circuit Court for a Glenwood City High School teacher charged with five felonies related to sex crimes involving a teenaged girl.

Peter L.O. Gaustad, who also is a member of the Glenwood City Common Council, appeared before Judge Edward Vlack April 6 on two felony counts of child sexual exploitation as well as felony counts of exposing a child to harmful material, causing a child between the ages of 13 and 18 to view sexual activity and using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime.

This content is for members only.