WAUSAU PILOT AND REVIEW

The following major incidents were reported to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department for the week ending April 29, 2019:

A 65-year-old Tomahawk man was taken into custody Wednesday evening following a traffic stop. A deputy stopped the vehicle the man was operating for speeding. The driver showed signs of impairment and was taken into custody for a first offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

A 33-year-old Tomahawk woman was arrested Friday morning for disorderly conduct after deputies responded to a disturbance in the Town of Bradley.

A 34-year-old Rhinelander man was cited Saturday evening after deputies responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the Town of King. The man was cited for a first offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

A 22-year-old Merrill man was arrested Saturday evening after deputies responded to a disturbance in the Town of Merrill. The man was found to be drinking in violation of a bond on a criminal traffic case pending in Lincoln County Court. The man was arrested for a misdemeanor charge of bail jumping.

Two Rhinelander residents were arrested Sunday morning after deputies responded to a report of a disturbance involving a gun in the Town of Harrison. Deputies took a 55-year-old Rhinelander woman into custody for obstructing officers. A 55-year-old Rhinelander man was arrested for bail jumping and resisting/obstructing an officer.

A 27-year-old Irma man was arrested Sunday morning on a charge of obstructing and three Tomahawk men were cited for disorderly conduct after deputies investigated a crash in the Town of Bradley.

A 55-year-old Merrill man was arrested Sunday afternoon after a deputy investigated a report of a suspicious vehicle in the town of Schley. The man showed signs of impairment and was taken into custody for a first offense of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. A handgun was also located near the man who was also charged with going armed while intoxicated.

Four people reported striking deer this past week.

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