Purse Snatching Woman Wanted
MVC Uses State Money to Buy 400 Acres
Another huge tract of land set aside by a La Crosse-based land conservation
Praise For Area Compliance Checks
It's becoming harder for minors to buy tobacco and alcohol in area stores
Woman Busted For Patch Thefts
Vernon County Sheriff John B. Spears reports the arrest of a 40 year old Cashton woman on four counts of Possession of schedule II controlled substances, stemming from an investigation into missing Fentanyl patches from an area nursing home.
Dawn L. Frederick, age 40 of Cashton was arrested on July 5th 2013 following an investigation into reports of missing Fentanyl patches from the Vernon Manor Nursing Home in Viroqua Wisconsin. Under Wisconsin statute 961.41 (3a)(am) Possession of schedule II controlled substance, is a class I felony.
During an interview with Vernon County Investigator Mathew Sutton, Dawn Frederick admitted to taking four Fentanyl patches. Frederick had a partial patch in her possession at the time of her arrest. The theft of the Fentanyl patches occurred while Frederick was employed as the Certified Dietary Manager at Vernon Manor. Frederick will appear in court on Monday July 8, 2013.
Year Round Coming Next Week
For some, summer vacation has just started. For others in the La Crosse area,