An early morning traffic stop lead to St. Croix Tribal Police confiscating multiple firearms, methamphetamine, marijuana and various drug paraphernalia.
According to a social media post, St. Croix Tribal Police pulled over a car allegedly speeding on State Highway 70 around 2 a.m. After the officer made contact with the driver, Katie Schwoerer, the officer saw a glass pipe “commonly known for smoking marijuana” in plain view in the center console.
Both Schwoerer and passenger Jon Isker were then detained, and the vehicle was searched. Authorities located a loaded glock 40-caliber hand gun, a loaded 9mm uzi style hand gun and an unloaded rifle. They also allegedly found 1.32 grams of methamphetamine, 2 grams of marijuana and Schwoerer allegedly failed the field sobriety test and was transported to Burnett Medical Center for a blood draw.
Tribal Police stated Schwoerer is being charged with OWI (1st), possession of THC, possession of drug paraphernalia, speeding and bond violation. Isker is being charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of THC, possession of drug paraphernalia, felon in possession of a firearm and carrying a concealed firearm.
The social media post the Burnett County Sheriff’s Office assisted in the incident.