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Florida snowbird nabbed overbagging sunnies in Sawyer County

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HAYWARD -- State Conservation Warden Tom Heisler of Winter was already working an overbagging case when he spotted another busy angler on popular Lake Chetac in Sawyer County.

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"I saw it. There were four fishing lines. The law allows three. And, he was catching a lot of fish," Heisler said of the moment he launched a summer investigation in what became the case of the Florida snowbird and his Wisconsin son. "I zeroed in on it."

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