MERRILL, Wis. (WSAU) - The Grinch stole Christmas early in Lincoln County this year. Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the theft of over $8,000 worth of Christmas decorations that were stored in a semi trailer parked in the Town of Russell.
The owner says the trailer was not locked and parked at two different locations near Bloomville during the past month. The trailer had materials for making wreaths and ribbons.
Anyone with information about the theft is encouraged to contact the Lincoln County Crimestoppers Program. Call the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 715-536-6272, or contact Crime Stoppers of Lincoln County at 715-536-3726. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.