Authorities in Trempealeau County are asking for the public’s assistance after a break-in.
Sometime between the hours of 11 p.m. on August 11, 2023 and 3:45 a.m. on August 12, 2023, an unknown subject(s) entered a mink farm located in the Town of Lincoln, Trempealeau County and released approximately 3,000 mink. The subject(s) gained entry into the enclosure by cutting a hole in the chain link fence surrounding the area housing the mink.
This area has had previous similar incidents, though it has been quite some time since the last. If you have any information you are asked to contact Trempealeau County Sheriff’s Office, 715-538-4351.