Lincoln County Sheriff’s Report: Feb. 8, 2021

As reported by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Monday, Feb. 8:

A Gleason man, 48, is facing charges of violation/harassment of a restraining order and two counts of bail jumping following an incident that occurred in the Township of Russell on Thursday.

A woman from Sugar Grove, Ill., 63, received non-life threatening injuries when the snowmobile she was riding rolled over Friday evening in the Township of Bradley. The woman was reported to be travelling at slower speeds when the ski carbide caught and caused the snowmobile to roll.

A Tomahawk man, 28, was stopped and cited for travelling 74 MPH in a 45 MPH zone Friday night on Thiesen Rd. near County Rd. L in the Township of Bradley.

A Merrill man, 38, was arrested for a second offense operating while intoxicated Sunday morning on USH 51 near County Rd. K in the Town of Merrill.

Thursday’s snowfall and glazed roads over the weekend caused several vehicles to slide off the roadway. Deputies responded to 12 vehicles in the ditch between Thursday and Sunday. Cold weather also caused problems, as deputies responded to 13 motorist assist calls.

Three people reported striking deer last week.

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