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Man accused of molestation sues Polk Co. sheriff

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A northwest Wisconsin man wants $4 million in damages after he was wrongly accused of molesting a child.

Paul Burritt filed a civil suit against the Polk County Sheriff's Department and investigator Lisa Ditlefsen. Burritt, 61, claims that the investigator had a "reckless or intentional disregard" of the facts, when she arrested him last December for allegedly molesting an 11-year-old girl he was carrying in a van for kids with special needs.

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