Man convicted in rodent incidents
The first of two men charged with releasing rodents into New Richmond businesses has been convicted.
A second man charged in the incidents, William Francis Curran, 25, New Richmond, was scheduled for a pre-trial conference Feb. 18 at 3:15 p.m. before Judge Scott R. Needham.
The criminal complaint said Daniel Curran released a black and white mouse in the McDonald’s restaurant on April 19. William Curran allegedly placed a mouse in the Ronald McDonald donation box at the drive-up window April 22. He is also accused of releasing three mice into the cheese cooler at Walmart.