Wood County Blotter: Feb. 5-11, 2019
February 7, 2019
Iowan Identity Theft
On Feb. 7 at 3:29 p.m., a man reported that someone in Iowa was using his ID. The man, a Rudolph resident, stated that he needed a report on file and that he would be coming to the station to file a formal complaint.
February 8, 2019
Fire in Monroe
On Feb. 8 at 8:44 a.m. it was reported that there was a mobile home on fire in Monroe. The caller stated that there were no injuries. It was not reported how the fire had started.
Buddy check gone bad
On Feb. 8 at 11:24, a man reported that he had attempted to checked in on his friend. The man stated that upon arrival at the cabin that his friend was staying in, he discovered fresh tracks in the snow and blood on the walls and in the fresh snow.
On Feb. 8, a potential burglary was reported. The residential burglar alarms for the garage entry door, the garage side door, and the living room had all been triggered in a Marshfield residence.
February 9, 2019
On Feb. 9 at 1:22 p.m., a Port Edwards resident called to report that one of the pumps in the basement was smoking. The complainant stated that there were no flames but that the subject and their pets would evacuate nonetheless.
Riverview Expressway rage
On Feb. 9 at 5:49 p.m. a woman reported that there was a man yelling in the middle of the road. The woman reported that the man was wearing a camo jacket and had sandy hair and glasses. He was standing and yelling in the lane of traffic on the Riverview Expressway in Wisconsin Rapids.
February 10, 2019
A two-car collision
On Feb. 10 at 8:04 a.m., a Hardee’s employee reported that there had been a crash between two vehicles on South Central Avenue in Marshfield. The employee state that while there were no injuries, there was road blockage.
February 11, 2019
On Feb. 11 at 9:39 a.m., a Wisconsin Rapids woman reported that her dog had gone missing from Necedah on the night of Jan. 9. The woman stated that she had heard that it was possibly seen in Rudolph and that it was a male yellow lab with a blue collar with several tags.