UPDATE: Shawano Co. official resigns after arrest - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

UPDATE: Shawano Co. official resigns after arrest


Shawano County's emergency management director has resigned, a captain with the Shawano County Sheriff's Department told Newsline 9.

Steve Haskell was arrested Sunday after his computer was searched. Shawano County Administrative Director Tom Madsen said police approached him on Friday asking for permission to search Haskell's computer. Investigators say they found material on the computer that indicated potential criminal behavior.

Haskell was released from jail Tuesday while the investigation continues.

Haskell has not been charged.

The Shawano County Sheriff's Department released a statement saying it is working with the Wisconsin Department of Criminal Investigation.

No other information was released. 

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