Child Death

A Prairie du Chien man has received 20-years in prison in connection with the death of a 3-year old boy. 30-year old Chase M. Harville was sentenced Friday in Crawford County Circuit Court. Harville had earlier pleaded guilty to a charge of second-degree reckless homocide. The incident occured on July 10th, 2020 on County Highway N in rural Prairie du Chien. Harville was watching the boy and his siblings while their mother was at work. Authorities determined the death was homocide caused by blunt force head trauma. Harville had previously told authorities the incident occurred while the boy was trying to sneak cookies during the early morning hours.