Three arrested in Boyceville methamphetamine case

By Cara L. Dempski

BOYCEVILLE — A pair of Boyceville women and a Rice Lake man were arrested earlier this month on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine with intent to manufacture, distribute or deliver.

Paige Reaney, age 22, and Brenda Herdahl, age unknown, both of Boyceville were arrested April 11, along with Rice Lake resident Kevin Walton, age 26.

[emember_protected] Boyceville Police Chief Greg Lamkin indicated the trio was arrested in possession of several grams of methamphetamine. Herdahl reportedly had 80 grams of the substance on her, while Walton and Reaney both had approximately four grams.

All three suspects were taken to the Dunn County Jail, where they were held until completing bond hearings. Herdahl was released April 12 on a $5,000 cash bond, and Walton was released on a $1,000 cash bond. Reaney remains jailed on a $1,000 cash bond.

In Wisconsin, possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver or distribute is a class E felony for amounts between three grams and 10 grams, and is a class C felony if in amounts greater than 50 grams.

The punishment for a class E felony is up to 15 years in prison, a fine up no more than $50,000 or both. A class C felony is punishable by up to 40 years imprisonment, up to $100,000 fines, or both.

Initial hearings for Walton, Herdahl and Reaney are scheduled for the week of May 9, 2017. [/emember_protected]