SAWYER COUNTY -- Authorities responded to a single vehicle crash in Sawyer County which resulted in the arrest of a Phillips, WI man for '3rd offense operating a motor vehicle while under the influence causing injury', according to a news release from the Wisconsin State Patrol.

(News Release) — Glen Allan Schilling, 58 years of age, from Phillips has been arrested by the Wisconsin State Patrol Spooner Post for operating a motor vehicle under the influence, 3rd offense.

On November 11th, 2019 at approximately 8:10 PM, a Wisconsin State Patrol Trooper assisted Sawyer County Sheriffs Department with a single vehicle crash on West Lane Rd south of Winter. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Glen A Schilling and showed signs of impairment.

A subsequent investigation showed that Mr. Schilling was operating a motor vehicle while under the influence with this being his 3rd offense.

Mr. Schilling and his passenger were transported to a local hospital. Mr. Schilling submitted to an evidentiary test of his blood.

He is being charged with 3rd offense operating a motor vehicle while under the influence causing injury.

The crash remains under investigation by Sawyer County Sheriffs Office.

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.


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