The Burnett County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) was notified of a missing swimmer on Monday, Aug. 8 at approximately 6 p.m. on Warner Lake in the Town of Lafollette. According to the BCSO, Law Enforcement, First Responders and Firefighters responded to the scene, where one First Responder launched a drone and found the missing swimmer 10-15 feet past a dock. Lifesaving measures were attempted, but Patrick R. Theiler, 38, of St. Paul was pronounced deceased at the scene. The BCSO noted the assistance of the Wisc. DNR, North Ambulance, St. Croix Hertel First Responders and Fire Dept., Jackson Fire Dept., and Burnett County Medical Examiner’s Office. The case is still under investigation, pending autopsy results.