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Vilas County Sheriff

A total of 247 complaints were entered by Vilas County Sheriff’s Department dispatchers last week.

In addition to those with sufficient detail to report be­low, a review shows at least 14 vehicle accidents, one abandoned vehicle, three requests for an ambulance, two animal problems, one request for agency assistance, two at­tempts to locate, four burglar alarms, seven requests for citizen assistance, one report of criminal damage to property, three reports of domestic violence, seven disturbances, one report of disorderly conduct, one fire, one report of found property, four re­ports of hazardous conditions, three hit-and-runs,

five juvenile problems/runaways, five reports of suspicious circumstances, two thefts, 11 traffic violations, one vacation check, five welfare checks, three 911 hang-ups, three reports of operating while intoxicated and one snowmobile violation.


At least 12 calls were re­ferred to the Eagle River Police De­partment and there were at least 13 informational or procedural entries.

In the past week, at least 13 people were booked at the Vilas County Jail, including five for operating while intoxicated, two for disorderly conduct, two for probation violation, two for resisting arrest and one for possession of THC.

During the week, the in­mate population ranged from 60 to 68. As of Dec. 17, there were 68 inmates.


Saturday, Dec. 15

- 1:40 p.m. - A one-vehicle accident was reported on Illinois Road near Bolte Road North in the town of Lincoln involving David J. Zillmer of Eagle River.

- 6:45 a.m. - A?one-vehicle accident was reported on St. Louis Road near Highway A in Phelps involving Mark. R. Grmick of Phelps.

Friday, Dec. 14

- 5:30 p.m. - A?one-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 155 near Lost Lake Drive South in St. Germain involving Joey A.?Tank of Sayner, who was cited for operating under the influence.

- 7:10 a.m. - A?two-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 45 near Evergreen Road in the town of Lincoln involving Todd M. Powell of Eagle?River and Jason J. Pertile of Three Lakes.


Eagle River Police

Among the calls received by Vilas County dispatchers were at least 20 calls for the Eagle River Police. These in­cluded one 911 hang-up, two hit-and-runs, two vehicle accidents, one burglar alarm, one fire alarm, one animal problem, one disturbance, one fire, one report of fraud, one juvenile problem, two Lifeline alarms, one report of operating while intoxicated, two suspicious circumstances, one theft, one report of shoplifting and one traffic violation.


Three Lakes Police

This police department re­ported one car vs. deer accident, one request for an ambulance, two animal problems, one fire, one informational report, one mental commitment, one instance of reckless driving, one theft, three traffic stops, two instances of vehicles in a ditch and one violation of court order.


Tuesday, December 18, 2012 4:22 PM
Last Updated on Monday, December 24, 2012 5:50 PM

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