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UPDATE: Split verdict in Rhinelander police officer trial

ONEIDA COUNTY (WAOW) - UPDATE - In a split verdict, Greg DeRosier was found guilty of 1 count of sexual assault and 2 counts of intimidation and 1 count of threatening a witness.

 He was found not guilty of 2 counts of intimidation and 1 count of sexual assault.

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The jury is still deliberating in the trial of a former Rhinelander Police Officer charged with two counts of sexual assault.

Greg DeRosier took the stand in his own defense Wednesday.  The jury began deliberations just after 3pm Wednesday.

DeRosier is accused of sexually assaulting a woman.  The victim claims DeRosier hit her last year, then forced her to have sex.

He also faces a witness intimidation charge. 

Newsline 9's Emily Neubauer is covering the verdict and will provide updates as they become available.

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