Brian Olson found not guilty by reason of insanity after hitting teenage neighbor in head with hammer
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A Washington County man accused of trying to kill his young neighbor is found not guilty by reason of insanity.
On August 14, Washington County Sheriff's Department responded to a call after a 13-year-old was bleeding from the head and unconscious.
Deputies found and arrested Brian Olson two days later.
A judge sentenced Olson to 31 years in a mental institution. Olson is being held behind bars until he is placed in a facility.