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A synopsis of some of the 256 incidents that Sheriffs' Deputies handled between August 7 - 13 , 2016.
August 7, 2016
12:10 AM Deputies dispatched to a report of a home burglarized in the Township of Lucas.
1:01 AM Deputies and Fire/Rescue dispatched to a report of an unconscious man that had tried breaking
through a glass door in the Township of Eau Galle. The man was airlifted from the scene with
life threatening injuries.
1:26 AM Deputies responded to a gas station in the Township of Elk Mound where clerk reported female
had entered the store hysterical who had been kicked in the face by another person.
3:56 AM Deputies called to home in the Village of Colfax to assist Red Wing Police regarding a suspect
in a high speed pursuit.
5:04 AM Report of a vehicle fire on Interstate 94.
5:31 AM Deputy called to residence in Elk Mound where person was reportedly high on "acid". Person
was later located, evaluated by medical personnel, and arrested.
8:49 AM Deputy called to Colfax for report of items stolen from vehicles.
11:31 AM Report of a vehicle crash in the Town of Spring Brook where operator fled. Suspect later
located by sheriffs' deputies and arrested for Bail Jumping, Operating Without License, Fail to
report accident, and Obstructing an Officer.
10:48 PM Deputies responded to a vehicle crash on Highway 29 in the Township of Elk Mound.
11:17 PM Report of possible intoxicated driver in the Town of Sherman. Deputy intercepted and supsect
August 8, 2016
2:06 PM Report of person making threats in the Town of Dunn.
9:23 PM Deputies responded to one-vehicle rollover crash in the Town of Tainter. No injuries reported
and operator was arrested for Operating Under the Influence.
9:24 PM Deputy sent to a report of a home burglary in the Town of Menomonie.
August 9, 2016
9:38 AM Report of motorcycle crash on Highway 25 in the Town of Wilson with two persons injured.
3:08 PM Deputy called to investigate theft from a yard of a residence in the Town of Elk Mound.
3:38 PM Deputy called to a report of a vehicle that was vandalized while parked in a parking lot at
the Dunnville Wildlife area.
9:04 PM Vehicle was stopped in the Town of Menomonie and Deputy arrested driver for Operating Under
Influence of Controlled Substance.
11:54 PM vehicle was stopped in the Town of Spring Brook for a moving violation. Deputy arrested driver
for Operating Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance.
August 10, 2016
2:24 AM Driver arrested in the Township of Menomonie for Operating Under the Influence - 5th violation.
5:52 AM Deputies sent to check welfare of subject that was found lying on the side of the road in the
Village of Knapp.
9:36 AM Report of suspicious male walking in Downsville. Deputy responded and checked the area but
was unable to locate him.
8:18 PM Deputy called to a report of a burglary from a garage in the Town of Colfax.
August 11, 2016
4:31 AM Residential burglary alarm in the Town of Menomonie.
4:49 AM Report of a vehicle crash on County J in the Town of Red Cedar.
12:19 PM Deputy assisted Menomonie Police Officer with arrest of intoxicated driver in possession of
drugs on 17th Street in Menomonie.
6:54 PM Report of a trespasser in the Township of Lucas.
August 12, 2016
3:04 PM Report of male driving intoxicated with an 11-year old child in the vehicle.
4:28 PM Report of suspicious vehicle at Caddie Woodlawn Park in the Town of Dunn.
5:39 PM Deputy responded to a two-vehicle crash in the Village of Colfax. No injuries reported.
5:45 PM Deputies called to a vehicle crash on Highway 85 in the Town of Peru where two subjects began
8:02 PM Report of overturned boat that went over the Dam from Elk Creek Lake into Elk Creek. Area
was searched and owner was eventually located by deputies. The boat was left unattended on the
shore and had came loose after heavy rainfall and high water.
11:40 PM Vehicle stopped on Highway 85 in the Town of Rock Creek and driver arrested for Operating Under
August 13, 2016
2:06 AM Deputy arrested driver for Operating Under the Influence after driving 100 MPH on Interstate
94 and nearly loosing control of vehicle.
4:51 AM Report of disorderly subject in the Town of Tainter. Deputies responded and no arrest made.
5:24 PM Deputies called to a report of an intoxicated semi driver trying to leave the Wal-Mart
Distribution Center off of County B. Deputy arrested semi driver for 1st Offense Operating
Under the Influence.
8:01 PM Report of fight in the Village of Elk Mound with one person knocked unconscious. Two subjects
arrested for Disorderly Conduct and a third cited for Disorderly Conduct.
9:31 PM Deputy stopped vehicle for speeding and operating in the wrong lane of travel in Elk Mound.
The driver was arrested for Operating Under the Influence - 2nd Offense.
August 14, 2016
1:09 AM Deputies assisted ECPD with high speed pursuit that entered Dunn County. Dunn Deputies
deployed tire deflation devices and the suspect vehicle was stopped using a Pursuit
Intervention Technique (PIT). One squad car damaged when suspect vehicle rammed it.
2:05 AM Intoxicated driver crashed on County B in the Town of Red Cedar and fled scene. He was found
nearby and arrested for Driving Under the Influence. Deputies remained on scene where light
poles had been knocked into highway.
2:43 AM Deputies called to assist Saint Croix Officers with arrest of subject in the Village of
Downing, Dunn County. The suspect was located and apprehended.
12:44 PM Report of motorcylce vs. car crash in the Town of Otter Creek. The victim was declared
deceased at the scene. Deputies and State Troopers investigated scene.
2:25 PM Report of underage persons drinking at the beach/boat landing area on Elk Creek Lake. Deputy
responded but could not locate anyone.
3:00 PM Report of disorderly female yelling obscenities in the Village of Wheeler.
9:56 PM Reckless driver reported in the Town of Sand Creek. Officer checked area and identified