Robert Bowen booking photo, courtesy of the Marathon County Sheriff's Department

Wausau Pilot & Review

The Riverside Fire District Board will meet Wednesday in an emergency closed session after the arrest of Fire Chief Rob Bowen.

Bowen, 52, is in the Marathon County Jail as of Wednesday morning. He faces a preliminary charge of child enticement – sexual contact, a felony. Official charges have not yet been filed against Bowen, who has no previous criminal history in Wisconsin. County records show Bowen was arrested May 14.

Wausau Pilot will release additional details about the charges when a criminal complaint is filed, likely Wednesday afternoon.

This is a developing story that will be updated.

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