OCONTO—Cody J. Krueger, the man wanted for attempted murder in Oconto, was caught Friday in Oconto County.
The Oconto County Emergency Dispatch Center received a call at 3:16 p.m. Friday of a reckless driver in the Town of Lena. Deputies located the vehicle, but the driver refused to stop, according to the Sheriff’s Office. The driver exited on foot on Deer Lake Road in the Town of Pound.
The man was identified as Krueger, 24. Deputies, acting on a tip, went to a home on Janik Road in the Town of Lena. They arrested Kyra L. Saldana, 19, on a probation and parole warrant, and Steve M. Bickel, 37, for maintaining a drug trafficking place, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Krueger had fled the residence, but he was found at 7:15 a.m. Saturday hiding in the woods off of White Lake Road, according to the sheriff’s office.
The Oconto County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Oconto Police Department, Suring Police Department, Gillett Police Department, Oconto Falls Police Department, Lena Police Department, the Marinette County Sheriff’s Office, Brown County Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin State Patrol, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and Oconto County Emergency Management.