Local law officers were kept busy this week with a variety of calls.
On Tuesday at 11:22 a.m. deputies and emergency personnel responded to a report of a female who had passed out in a black vehicle at Forrest Road and South Superior Street. Prior to this call,a male had gone to the Safety Building to inquire if there had been any calls involving his girlfriend. No further information on the woman’s condition or what caused the situation was made public.
Antigo officers were dispatched to a Fifth Avenue address at 7:23 p.m. to assist with a situation involving a burst pipe and “major water” coming from the building.
A vehicle struck a school bus but no injuries were reported at Seventh Avenue and Clermont Street at 3:06 p.m.
A harassment complaint at a Highway 64 location around 10:45 p.m. led to one subject in custody for violating a no contact order.
Just after midnight, a traffic stop at Superior Street and Fourth Avenue led to a subject in custody following field sobriety tests.
On Wednesday shortly before noon, Highway 45 was shut down near Elcho after a caller reported passing a dump truck emitting smoke. Deputies and Elcho fire personnel responded. One lane of the highway was reopened by 12:20 p.m.
Antigo officers investigated a reported hit and run in the Aspirus Langlade Hospital parking lot at 12:27 p.m.
A citizen complained of a pickup truck “continually tearing through” the alley on Morse Street that leads to Sartori Cheese during the afternoon. Visible tire marks were noted at the scene.
Deputies responded to another fire-related situation at 4:10 p.m. on Highway P in the town of Evergreen, with a power pole that started on fire and subsequently spread to nearby trees.
On Thursday at 2:21 a.m., a burglary in progress involving a broken window was reported at a Sixth Avenue location. Officers made contact with two people; both were cited for disorderly conduct.
At 2:27 a.m., officers responded to a report of a male laying in the middle of Tenth Avenue west of Superior Street. The man was taken safely to his home.
A single vehicle accident involving a truck hitting a post happened near Walmart at 7 a.m.
Criminal damage to window screens was reported from a Sixth Avenue location at 10:24 a.m.
A Highway 45 business reported that someone stole a fireplace just before 2 p.m.
An Elcho bus driver reported a teenage driver who passed her bus when the red stop sign was out on Highway T at 2:23 p.m. The young motorist was located and warned that next time he would be cited.
A driver reported reckless driver road rage on Highway 45 near Now Road at 6:46 p.m. The driver stated that a small truck stopped in the middle of the highway, a man got out and screamed at them for tailgating. The caller believed the man to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol; however, deputies were unable to locate the truck that then continued traveling north.
A strange report from a Superior Street location at 8:47 p.m. involved “chicken feet, a dirty diaper, and a harassing note” left outside the residence. It was checked, but no further information was available.
On Friday at 5:50 p.m., a theft in progress was reported from a Highway 64 business. A citation was issued.
On Saturday at 3:23 a.m., a suspicious vehicle report at Fifth Avenue and Edison Street led to a traffic stop, field sobriety tests, and the driver in custody for likely operating while intoxicated charges.
Car versus deer collisions were reported on Tuesday at 2:14 p.m. on Highway W near Hillside Road and Thursday at 5:50 p.m. on Highway 45 near Highway V.