MERRILL, Wis. (WSAU) -- A series of waterfront thefts has Lincoln County investigators asking for the public’s help.
There have been several thefts on Lake Alexander northwest of Merrill. This past Friday, a seasonal resident reported his covered pontoon boat had items stolen from it, including hand tools and fishing rods. Other residents have reported everything from fishing nets to aluminum ladders stolen from their lakeside property between the 4th of July and this past Friday.
Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department investigators are encouraging anyone with information to contact them at their non-emergency number 715-536-6272, or you can contact them anonymously through the Crimestoppers program at 715-536-3726.