BARRON COUNTY -- A search warrant was conducted on June 24, 2018 at a motel located in the city of Chetek, WI.
Investigating officers from the Chetek Police Department and the Turtle Lake Police Department along with K9 Officer Glaze located methamphetamine, marijuana, prescription medication and items of drug paraphernalia. As a result of the investigation, officers arrested 6 individuals. Details have not been released yet regarding what led to the investigation and search warrant, or regarding the quantity of drugs seized.
According to the Barron County Jail Inmate Roster, the 6 individuals arrested in connection to this case were booked in to the Barron County Jail for the following possible criminal charges:
Andrew L. White was booked in for Drug - Maintain Drug Trafficking Place, Drug - Possess Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Methamphetamine
Christina M. White was booked in for Drug - Maintain Drug Trafficking Place, Drug - Possess Drug Paraphernalia - Methamphetamine, and Possession of Methamphetamine
Terra M. Zimbrick was booked in for Possession of Methamphetamine and Drug - Possess Drug Paraphernalia - Methamphetamine
Donna J. Hampton was booked in for Possession of Methamphetamine, Possess Prescription Drug Without Comply with Chapter 450.11, and Drug - Possess Paraphernalia
Jon W. Kent was booked in for Drug - Maintain Drug Trafficking Place, Drug - Possess Drug Paraphernalia - Methamphetamine, Possession of Methamphetamine, and Drug - Possess THC (Marijuana)
Kerry L. Rauscher was booked in for Possession of Methamphetamine, Drug - Possess With Intent Methamphetamine (<=3G) and Bail Jumping - Charge is a Misdemeanor
The full press release from the Chetek Police Department is included below:
Press Release - Chetek Police Department
On June 24, 2018 at 9:00 am the Chetek Police Department along with Turtle Lake Police Department, and K9 Officer Glaze executed a search warrant at Mama’s Cottage at 814 Dallas Street in the City of Chetek.
Search warrant included the search of the main residence and two hotel rooms. As a result of the search several items were found. Items found included Methamphetamine, Marijuana, prescription medication, and drug paraphernalia. Also found were items used to package drugs for sale.
As a result the following subjects were arrested for charges of Possession of Meth, Possession of Meth With Intent to Sell, Maintaining a Drug House, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
- 37 yr old Christine M. White
- 38 yr old Andrew L. White
- 36 yr old Kerry L. Rauscher
- 29 yr old Terra M. Zimbrick
- 23 yr old Donna J. Hampton
- 33 yr old Jon W. Kent
This is an ongoing investigation by the Chetek Police Department.
Chief Ron A. Ambrozaitis, Chetek Police Department
Pursuant to the direction of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, as found in Supreme Court Rule 20:3.6, Trial Publicly, you are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.