Estherville man charged with sexual abuse
(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 “C” 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.