Jeremiah Button booking photo, courtesy of the Portage County Sheriff's Department

By Shereen Siewert

STEVENS POINT — The Portage County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help locating a man on their most wanted list.

Jeremiah J. Button is wanted on charges of first degree sexual assault of a child, repeated sexual assault of the same child, possession of child pornography and incest, police said. Button’s last known address was on Pioneer Road in Richfield.

Anyone with information about Button should call the Portage County Sheriff’s Department at 715-346-1400, your local law enforcement agency, or Portage County Crime Stoppers at 888-346-6600. Email tips to

Your identity will be kept confidential.

The Portage County Sheriff’s Department warrant list, including a list of the 10 most wanted, can be found here.