Woman charged with selling drugs at Green Lake funeral home

Woman charged with possession of heroin

A Markesan funeral director is charged with selling illegal drugs at her workplace.

A criminal complaint filed in Green Lake County, sheriff’s deputies responded to a disturbance on May 25 and followed Melissa Wachholz into the driveway of Wachholz Funeral Home in Markesan.

Prosecutors say deputies searched Wachholz’s purse and vehicle and found heroin, morphine pills, syringes and other paraphernalia. Deputies say they also found paraphernalia inside the funeral home.

The Beaver Dam Daily Citizen reports the 25-year-old Friesland woman is charged with possessing heroin with intent to distribute, possessing illegal drugs near an elementary school, maintaining a drug house and possessing drug paraphernalia.