The following major incidents were reported to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department for the week ending April 15, 2019:
A 44-year-old Tomahawk man was arrested Monday evening on multiple misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct, battery, criminal damage to property, theft, and felony charges of intimidate a victim by use of force, sexual assault, and false imprisonment related to a disturbance in the Town of Corning.
A 37-year-old Merrill man was arrested Monday evening on a warrant charge. The man came to the Lincoln County Jail and advised staff he was wanted. A check showed he was wanted by the Wisconsin Department of Corrections for violating the terms of his probation.
A 37-year-old Weston woman was arrested Thursday morning on a criminal traffic charge. A deputy stopped the vehicle the woman was driving on US Hwy 51 and found the woman displayed signs of impairment. She was placed through field sobriety tests and arrested for a second offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.
A cell 911 call reported a vehicle driving south in the northbound lane of US Hwy 51 near County Rd S just after 11 p.m. A State Trooper found the vehicle within two minutes of it being reported. A deputy assisted as the woman was checked for impairment, she was cited for a first offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.
A 27-year-old Tomahawk man was arrested Sunday morning for disorderly conduct and a probation violation after deputies responded to a disturbance in the Town of Bradley.
A 47-year-old Merrill woman was arrested Sunday evening after deputies responded to a disturbance in the Town of Merrill. The woman was brought to the Lincoln County Jail on charges of disorderly conduct and battery.
A 21-year-old Rhinelander man was cited after a crash Monday morning in the Town of Russell. At 2:38 a.m. a caller reported a vehicle left State Rd 17 in Gleason and struck a home. The man was cited for a first offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.
The number of deer crashes has increased again with ten being reported this past week.