Florida snowbird nabbed overbagging sunnies in Sawyer County
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.
"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."