Search Warrant Leads to Charges of Maintaining Drug Trafficking Place
Roger Mulroy and Heidi Mulroy, of Siren, WI, are facing felony charges in Burnett County Circuit Court after a search warrant conducted on their residence led to the seizure of over 230 grams of marijuana along with a firearm and multiple rounds of ammunition.
According to criminal complaints filed against Roger and Heidi, Siren Police Department conducted a search warrant on their residence on May 4, 2018 at around 10a. Details regarding what led up to the search warrant are not known to DrydenWire.com at this time.
The criminal complaint states that when officers arrived, a juvenile was in the residence and was sent to school prior to the search warrant being executed.
During the search Investigating officers located multiple glass jars containing green plant material which later tested positive for marijuana and which had a combined weight of over 230 grams. Officers also located a bolt action 22 rifle inside of a rolled up sheet behind a bed in one of the bedrooms, as well as multiple rounds of various types of ammunition throughout the residence.
In addition, officers also located a counterfeit $100 bill, which matched the description of a similar counterfeit $100 bill that had recently been used at a local store in Siren. It is not known to DrydenWire.com at this time if additional charges are to be filed regarding the counterfeit bill.
Roger is charged with Class H Felony Possession with Intent to Deliver THC (Marijuana), Party to a Crime; Class I Felony Maintaining a Drug Trafficking Place; Class G Felony Possession of a Firearm by a Felony; and Misdemeanor Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Heidi is facing charges of Class H Felony Possession with Intent to Deliver THC (Marijuana), Party to a Crime; Class I Felony Maintaining a Drug Trafficking Place, Party to a Crime; and Misdemeanor Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
The maximum penalty for a conviction of Class H Possession with Intent to Deliver THC (Marijuana) is imprisonment for not more than 6 years, a fine of $10,000, or both. A conviction on Class I Felony Maintaining a Drug Trafficking Place carries a potential maximum sentence of imprisonment for not more than 3 years and 6 months, a fine of $10,000, or both. Additionally, if Roger is convicted on his charge of Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, he faces a potential maximum penalty of imprisonment for 10 years, a fine of $25,000, or both.
Online circuit court records indicate that both Roger and Heidi are scheduled to make an initial appearance next week in Burnett County Circuit Court on their criminal charges.
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.