(WITI-TV) 32-year-old Derrick Brown made his initial appearance in a Milwaukee County courtroom on Wednesday, January 21st. He's facing criminal charges in connection with an attempted sexual assault that occurred in December in the Riverwest neighborhood.
Brown is specifically charged with attempted first-degree sexual assault (use of a dangerous weapon) and kidnapping.
"He also has a significant criminal history, including a battery conviction in 2000, a battery conviction in 2001, an armed robbery with threat of force conviction in 2002," the prosecutor said.
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