At least one person received medical treatment after a fight broke out Thursday afternoon, May 19, 2016, at the Barron County Jail, according to county dispatch records.
A Cumberland man who was arrested on the same day he was to appear in court on unrelated charges is now in the Barron County Jail, according to Circuit Court records.
An alleged drug dealer is accused of threatening to kill a witness while being arrested on a charge of methamphetamine possession on Friday, May 6, 2016, according to Barron County Circuit Court documents.
Chetek police officers and special agents with the Wisconsin Department of Justice-Division of Criminal Investigation conducted a search of a Chetek residence on Friday, May 6, and arrested a man for allegedly downloading child pornography.
A former Cameron resident, convicted of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old child in his home, was sentenced to five years in the state prison at Waupun during a hearing on Friday, May 6, 2016, in Barron County Circuit Court.
A man from Cameron is facing up to seven years in prison and/or $11,000 in fines after a domestic incident on April 24, 2016, Barron County Circuit Court documents said.
A man from Dallas who was already facing several other charges was arrested April 26, 2016, after allegedly failing a preliminary breath test that he was required to take each day in connection with earlier charges.
A man who allegedly failed to show up for a court appearance is now facing a felony methamphetamine charge after his arrest in Rice Lake on April 15, 2016, according to a complaint filed in Barron County Circuit Court.
A jail inmate who walked away from his job at the Jennie-O Turkey Store on April 18, 2016, was arrested the next day at a Rice Lake motel, according to a complaint filed last week in Barron County Circuit Court.
A routine traffic stop near Poskin last week turned into a felony charge for a woman from Rice Lake when an officer found a Taser-like weapon, disguised as a cell phone, in the console of her vehicle, Barron County Circuit Court documents said.