As part of the Merrill Police Department’s continuing efforts to combat illegal drug activity, officers of the Merrill Police Department executed a search warrant at 110 N. Prospect St., Apartment #1 in the City of Merrill on Wednesday, March 26, 2014.
As a result of this investigation three persons were held in the Lincoln County Jail on the following charges: 
Cheryl Rowan, age 57: Maintaining a Drug Trafficking Premises, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Jessica Rowan, age 18: Maintaining a Drug Trafficking Premises, Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Michael Hedges, age 26: Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Felony Bail Jumping.
The Merrill Police Department encourages the public to report any illegal activity. Reporting can be accomplished directly or anonymously through the following methods: 
The Merrill Police Department at 715-536-8311, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 715-536-6272 or Crime Stoppers of Lincoln County at 715-536-3726. Reports can also be made electronically at the Merrill Police Department Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/MerrillPolice or the Merrill Police Department Nextdoor.com page at https://cityofmerrill.nextdoor.com.