Two Arrested After Weapon Wielding Incident At Clinic

Jun 13, 2018

Credit Minocqua Police Dept.

Two Eagle River residents were taken into custody Tuesday evening in Minocqua after an incident at the Marshfield Clinic.

Minocqua Police report a 70 year old man and a 39 year old woman were allegedly holding a care provider against her will with a hatchet and a meat tenderizer. Police report Clinic staff got involved and held the pair until Minocqua Police arrived. During the incident, a loaded fiream and ammunition were discovered in a bag belonging to the two people arrested.

The Oneida County District Attorney’s office recommended five charges, including false imprisonment.

Charged late Wednesday was 70 year old Joseph Buza(boo-zah) and 39 year old Jillian Buza. Helping Minocqua Police were the Oneida and Vilas Sheriff's departments, Woodruff Police and the District Attorney's office.