Police raid Keshena’s home, 7 children found
KESHENA, Wis. (WFRV) – Seven children are being assisted by Menominee Tribal Family Services after they were found during a police raid on a Keshena home on Saturday.
According to the Menominee Tribal Police Department, officers were heavily patrolling an area of Keshena where a suspected drug house was located.
During the patrol, police, who were also accompanied by Menominee County County K9 Ruger, reportedly conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was seen at the residence.
During the stop, K9 Ruger sniffed the vehicle, which allowed officers to locate illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia inside the vehicle.
As a result, law enforcement was able to obtain and execute a search warrant for the alleged drugstore.
During the search, the police discovered more than one adult and seven minors in the house. Authorities confirmed that Menominee Tribal Family Services had been called to help the seven minors.
According to the Menominee Tribal Police Department, the following charges will be forwarded to suspects: delivering a controlled substance, possessing a controlled substance, and maintaining drug housing.