Lincoln County sees sudden rash of robberies
Over the last week, rural Lincoln County has seen a sudden rash of robberies. Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported a burglary at a storage unit in the Town of Merrill on Tuesday morning, Oct. 19.
Just days later another Town of Merrill resident on Lincoln Dr. was burglarized, with power tools and a generator being stolen.
A local tree farm reported about 1,000 pounds of boughs were stolen from his tree farm on County Rd. H Saturday night.
Then a Town of Wilson man reported a go cart and a DR brush mower were stolen from his property on Hillside Rd. And a Town of Bradley man reported a set of car ramps and chrome jack stands were stolen from his property on Alber Rd.
All of the thefts are under investigation. If you have any information regarding any of these thefts, please call the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 715.536.6272 or Crime Stoppers by using their P3 app or by calling 715.536.3726. Callers may remain anonymous.