Subscribe | E-Editions | River News 75Ę | Super Shopper - FREE | About Us | Contact Us | FREE Classified Ė Items Under $50
The Northwoods River News | Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Flanders Realty Group

home : news : court news
April 9, 2020

2/6/2020 7:30:00 AM
Rhinelander man gets jail sentence in elder abuse case
Abigail Bostwick
Of the Lakeland Times

A Rhinelander man received a jail sentence Thursday on a charge of aggravated abuse of an elderly person.

During an appearance before Oneida County Circuit Judge Michael Bloom, Beau Zinsmeister, 34, pled guilty to the felony charge as well as felony false imprisonment. Charges of intentionally subjecting an individual at risk to abuse, criminal damage to property, substantial battery/intentionally cause harm (domestic abuse) and disorderly conduct (domestic abuse) were dismissed on the state's motion pursuant to a plea agreement.

Zinsmeister was sentenced to six months jail to be followed by three years probation. He must also complete an alcohol and drug assessment and mental health assessment and pay a $100 fine.

The charges were filed in late December after Oneida County deputies responded to disturbance at a Rhinelander residence. After kicking in the door, officers found a physical altercation between Zinsmeister and an elderly female, 71. The victim, with "significant injuries on her head and face," was taken by ambulance to the hospital, according to the criminal complaint.





Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, and meet the comment guidelines (see "Comment Guidelines" at right). There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   


Advanced Search
search sponsored by



Subscription Login
LOGIN | SUBSCRIBE


Today's Circulars
Print-N-Save Coupons
Order photo reprints

Classifieds
Advertising Information

Community Connections
Submit to Newspaper...

Ced Vig's books for sale
Kris Gilbertson's 'I Recall...'

Twitter

Reader Poll

Do you support so-called red flag bills which would allow judges to seize people's firearms for up to a year if they pose a threat to themselves or others?

Please select one:
Yes
No
I donít know enough about red flag bills to offer an opinion.
I have no opinion on this question.

View Results
Reader Poll

Which of the follow best describes your intentions regarding voting in the April 7 election?

Please select one:
I plan to vote at my polling place as usual.
Iím voting absentee/in-person absentee
At this point, I donít know whether Iíll vote or not.
I donít intend to vote in this election.

View Results









Life
Facebook | All Things | Wisconsin Lottery | The Lakeland Times - affiliate | Winter Road Conditions | Snow/Trail Conditions


The Northwoods River News | Walker Communications, LLC
232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (715) 365-6361

Corporate billing office: The Lakeland Times / Lakeland Printing Inc. | P.O. Box 790, Minocqua, WI 54548 | (715) 356-5236 | Fax (715) 358-2121
Members of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, Wisconsin Community Papers, Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce, Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce

Site Design and Content | Copyright 2020 1up!

Software © 1998-2020 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved