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UPDATE: Person admits to riding through Oconto Co. cemetery, case closed

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FRIDAY 1/14/2022 12:31 p.m.

MOUNTAIN, Wis. (WFRV) – The person that rode their snowmobile through an Oconto Co. cemetery came forward, and the case is now closed.

The Chute Pond Snowmobile Club tells Local 5, that someone admitted to riding through the cemetery. The case is now closed.

No additional information was provided, Local 5 will update this story if more details get released.

ORIGINAL: Snowmobiler rides through Oconto Co. cemetery, sheriff looking for info

FRIDAY 1/14/2022 7:41 a.m.

MOUNTAIN, Wis. (WFRV) – The Oconto County Sheriff is looking for any information regarding a snowmobiler that has reportedly been riding through the Mountain Cemetery.

The Chute Pond Snowmobile Club posted on Facebook saying they were told by the Oconto County Sheriff’s Office that a snowmobiler has been riding through the Mountain Cemetery. In the pictures that were posted, snowmobile tracks can be seen going through the cemetery.

There is a plastic fence with ‘caution’ tape and a ‘No Snowmobiles’ sign put up on the cemetery. The tracks go right around the fence and then through the cemetery.

Mountain Cemetery is located near Silver Hill Road and Emily Road.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Oconto County Sheriff’s Department at 920-834-6900.

Local 5 will continue to update this story as more details are released.

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