Vernon Co. investigators searching for suspects in drug case

The warrants are the result of a joint investigation between the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office, LaCrosse Police Department, La Crosse County Sheriff’s Office, West Central Metropolitan Enforcement Group and the Wisconsin Department of Justice – Division of Criminal Investigation.

VIROQUA, Wis. (WEAU) -- Investigators are looking for help finding three suspects in a drug case.

On Thursday, the Vernon County Sheriff's Office called on the public to help find Derrick Knox, 32, Ernest Knox, 29, and Eric Knox, 22. They are wanted in connection with a search warrant that was served in La Crosse on Wednesday. The department says arrest warrants have been issued for the suspects for heroin and cocaine delivery.

If you see the suspects, you're urged to call your local law enforcement or the Vernon County Sheriff's Office at (608) 637-2123. Investigators warn anyone who sees them not to go up to them or talk to them on your own. They say the investigation is ongoing, and there will likely be more arrests.


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