Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reports
A 17-year old Merrill man was arrested last Monday afternoon on a theft charge. A resident of the Town of Merrill reported a theft of money.
A 35-year old Chippewa Falls man was arrested Wednesday evening on multiple charges following a traffic stop in the Town of Bradley. The K9 Nina alerted to the odor of illegal drugs in the vehicle. During a search, marijuana and methamphetamine were located. The driver also displayed signs of being under the influence an intoxicant. After field sobriety tests were performed, he was also charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of a controlled substance third offense. The man was also charged with violating the terms of his parole.
A 23-year old Tomahawk woman was arrested Friday evening on charges of battery and bail jumping after deputies responded to a report of a disturbance in the Town of Wilson.
Nine people reported striking deer this past week. On Tuesday a motorist reported striking a turkey on US Hwy 51 at US Hwy 8 north of Tomahawk.