Eight arrested in narcotics bust in Waupaca County

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Eight people were arrested in what deputies are calling a cumulative effort to curb the sale and use of illegal narcotics in Waupaca County.

Deputies say the investigation began in the beginning of January in regards to the sale and use of heroin. 

On Friday, deputies stopped a vehicle on Crustal Road in Dayton and found just under 10 grams of heroin in the car. The three individuals inside the car admitted to driving to Milwaukee to purchase the $800 worth of heroin. Anthony Polly, Jerome Polly, and Joshua Christensen were all arrested. 

On Tuesday, deputies executed a search warrant in the 400 block of Center Street in Waupaca. Inside the home, deputies found a loaded .44 caliber revolver and individually packaged bas containing meth for sale, along with numerous items of drug paraphernalia. Alex Anderson, Cody Shultz, Charles Besler, William Sanders, and Kelsey Olson were arrested. 

A three-year-old was found inside the home and Health and Human Services was contacted to assess the situation. 

The following is a list of those arrested and their charges:

  1. Joshua Christensen, 25 from Waupaca. Possession with intent to deliver heroin, misdemeanor bail jumping. Remains in custody on $50,000 cash bond
  2.  Jerome Polly, 28 from Waupaca. Possession with intent to deliver heroin, party to a crime, possession of heroin, distribution of heroin near certain public places. Remains in custody on $25,000 cash bond.
  3. Anthony Polly, 26 from Waupaca. Delivery of heroin, party to a crime, distribution of heroin. Remains in custody on $25,000 cash bond. 
  4. Kelsey Olson, 25 from Waupaca.  Three counts of delivery of heroin, possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, distribution of heroin near certain public places, misdemeanor bail jumping. Released on $5,000 signature bond. 
  5. William Sanders, 34 from Waupaca. Possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine, felon in possession of a firearm, maintaining a place of drug trafficking. Remains in custody on a probation hold. 
  6. Charles Besler, 32 from Racine. Possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine, felon in possession of a firearm, arrest warrant. Remains in custody on a probation hold.
  7. Alex Anderson, 30 from Waupaca. Possession of methamphetamine, possession of schedule 2 and 4 drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia. Remains in custody on a probation hold. 
  8. Cody Shultz, 33 from Waupaca. Possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, misdemeanor bail jumping. Released on local ties. 

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