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Vilas County Sheriff

A total of 250 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 21 vehicle accidents, three requests for an ambulance, two animal problems, one at­tempt to locate, four burglar alarms, six requests for citizen assistance, two reports of domestic violence, four re­ports of hazardous conditions, three juvenile problems/runaways,

one harassment complaint, two disturbances, nine reports of suspicious circumstances, four thefts, 10 traffic violations, two threats, five welfare checks, 20 911 hang-ups, one report of operating while intoxicated, one snowmobile accident and four drug problems.


At least 11 calls were re­ferred to the Eagle River Police De­partment and there were at least 28 informational or procedural entries.

In the past week, at least six people were booked at the Vilas County Jail, including one for operating while intoxicated, two for disorderly conduct, one for probation violation, one for operating a snowmobile while intoxicated and one for battery.

During the week, the in­mate population ranged from 56 to 60. As of March 10, there were 60 inmates.


Saturday, March 9

- 7:08 p.m. - A one-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 70 near Highway C in St. Germain involving Jacob M. Dern of Minocqua.

- 9:29 a.m. - A one-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 51 near Manitowish Road in Manitowish Waters involving Andrea C. Newby of Hurley.

Thursday, March 7

- 1:50 a.m. - A two-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 45 near Loggers Run Road in the town of Lincoln involving Kenton C. Elliott of Eagle River and Calvin J. Barber of Green Bay, who was cited for operating while intoxicated and inattentive driving.

Tuesday, March 5

- 10:15 p.m. - A one-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 45 near Tanglewood Drive in the town of Washington involving Edward J. Evert of Phelps, who was cited for speeding.


Eagle River Police

Among the calls received by Vilas County dispatchers were at least 18 calls for the Eagle River Police. These in­cluded two 911 hang-ups, three hit-and-runs, one vehicle accident, one death investigation, one domestic violence complaint, one drug problem, one harassment complaint, one Lifeline alarm, one probation violation, one instance of suspicious circumstances, one theft of medication, one threat, two traffic violations and one weapon offense.


Three Lakes Police

This police department re­ported two 911 hang-ups, four vehicle accidents, one request for an ambulance, one animal problem, one request for agency assistance, three requests for extra patrols, one threat, two hazards, two welfare checks, 22 house checks, four informational reports, two mental commitments, one instance of found property, one instance of reckless driving, one scam, six services, three snowmobile violations, three suspicious circumstances, four traffic stops and one instance of vandalism.


Tuesday, March 12, 2013 3:28 PM
Last Updated on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 3:31 PM

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