Dunn County Sheriff's Office Press Release - Drug Arrest

The Dunn County Sheriff's Office has issued the following press release:


DATE OF RELEASE: May 17th, 2021

INCIDENT #: D21-00373

SUBJECT: Drug Arrest

AUTHORIZED BY: Sheriff Kevin Bygd

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ------------------------------------------------------------ As a result of a nearly three month long distribution of methamphetamine investigation, which included the serving of five search warrants throughout Dunn County, the following items were seized:

Nearly 270 grams of methamphetamine 3.6 grams of cocaine 1.5 grams of psilocybin mushrooms 1 firearm

A Richard Lee Skramstad, 58 years of age, has been charged with the following crimes base on his involvement and is being held at the Dunn County Jail on a $20,000 cash bond.

961.42(1) Maintain Drug Trafficking Place 961.41(1)(cm)1rManufacture/Deliver Cocaine (>1-5g) 961.41(1)(e)3 Manuf/Deliver Amphetamine(>10-50g)- 2 counts 961.41(1)(e)2 Manuf/Deliver Amphetamine(>3-10g) 961.41(1)(e)4 Manuf/Deliver Amphetamine(>50g)- 2 counts

A total of eight other individuals are also under investigation based upon their involvement in the case.

Agencies assisting the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office in this case are the Menomonie Police Department, West Central Drug Task Force, St. Croix Valley Drug Task Force, Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), Wisconsin Department of Criminal Investigation (DCI) and the U.S. District Attorney’s Office.

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