WAUSAU PILOT AND REVIEW
UPDATE: Police say the AWOL Marathon County Jail inmate who did not return to the facility this week is now in custody.
See the full story below.
Police in Wausau are asking for the public’s help locating a Marathon County Jail inmate who is missing from the facility.
Brieanna Persike, 27, is serving a sentence for theft that began June 10. She left the jail on Huber release and did not return. Her sentence is not set to conclude until Aug. 4.
Persike is a white woman who is 5’4? tall and about 120 pounds.
Anyone with information on Persike’s whereabouts is asked to call the Marathon County Sheriff’s Department’s non-emergency line at 715-261-1200, option 1. Tipsters can also call Marathon County Crimestoppers 877-409-8777 or issue a tip on the web at www.marathoncounty.crimestoppersweb.com.