Crawford Releases

By: News Release
Sep 1st, 2017

On August 29th, 2017, the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit initiated a traffic stop on a 2005 Dodge Caravan on Tavern Road in the village of Soldiers Grove. The driver was identified as Joshua Dull, age 28 of Gays Mills, and his passenger Allyson Parr, age 28 of Viroqua. There was also a 2-year child in the rear seat. A Crawford County Investigator assisted on scene and they discovered Dull was on active probation for burglary. K-9 Breck was utilized for an open free air sniff of the vehicle and subsequently alerted to the presence of controlled substances within the vehicle. A search of the vehicle was conducted due to the alert from Breck and three hypodermic needles were located in the center counsel of the van. The needles contained a liquid which tested positive for methamphetamine.
Dull was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, 3 counts of possession of meth paraphernalia and probation violation. The case will be referred to Crawford County Human Services for child endangerment.

On Tuesday, August 29, 2017, at 1:28 pm The Crawford County Dispatch Center was notified of a Motorcycle crash on Highway 60, 3 miles west of Wauzeka.
Nicholas Lund, Age 17 of Wauzeka, was driving a 2002 Honda Motorcycle east on 60 negotiating a curve. He lost control and went off the roadway into the right ditch getting ejected.
He was taken by Rescue Squad to Crossing Rivers Health where he was treated for road rash then released. He was wearing his helmet.
Assisting at the scene was Wauzeka 1st Responders, Wauzeka Fire Department, and Boscobel Rescue Squad.

On August 29th, 2017, an investigator from the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop on a 2006 Pontiac G6, being operating by Robert Anderson, age 46, of Gays Mills on County B in the Utica Township. Upon making contact with Anderson, the investigator discovered that Anderson had been consuming alcohol and requested the assistance of the Sheriff Department's K-9 Unit. The deputy placed Anderson through several standardized tests and determined Anderson was too impaired to be operating a vehicle.
Anderson as placed under arrest for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant 3rd offense. Anderson was transported to the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office.