UPDATE: 66-year-old mail carrier charged with intent to deliver meth

Barron County Sheriff's Department

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU)— A Chetek mail carrier has been charged in Barron County court with three drug charges.

Barron County Court Records show 66-year-old Timothy Wilson has been charged possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine, and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.

Barron County detectives say on Feb. 10 they conducted a search in Cameron where they found unused plastic bags, digital scale, drug paraphernalia and a sandwich bag with crystal like substance which was believed to be meth.

Law enforcement officers learned Wilson was a mail carrier for the United States Postal Service. They located Wilson on route, where they found more crystals which they suspected to be meth, as well as about $929.

Wilson's signature bond was set at $10,000 and he is scheduled to appear back in court on Feb. 19.


EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU)—Barron County Sheriff’s Department says a man was taken into custody after deputies found 21 grams of methamphetamine in his residence and an additional 2 grams of meth in his possession.

Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says 66-year-old Tim Wilson was booked into the Barron County Jail after a search warrant was carried out in Chetek on Monday.

Law enforcement located Wilson on his mail route.

Officials say the street value of the drugs found were about $2,300.

The case is still under investigation.