UPDATE: Rhinelander Man gets 6 Months Jail in Meth Case

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

UPDATE: Thurs 4:36 PM, Mar 20, 2014

A 29-year-old Rhinelander man convicted of selling meth to another man at an area business will spend six months in jail.

Pedro Jacinto pleaded no contest Thursday in Oneida County Circuit Court. According to online court records, upon serving his sentence, he'll be released to Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

The man Jacinto reportedly sold meth to, Randy Zacnik, is expected to find out if his case will head to trial on March 26.

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UPDATE: Fri 12:12 PM, Dec. 27, 2013

A 29-year-old man accused of selling amphetamine to another man at a Rhinelander restaurant says he is not guilty.

Pedro Jacinto entered the plea Friday in Oneida County Circuit Court. Jacinto's attorney also filed a motion to have his clients bond lowered from $1,000 cash. That motion was denied.

According to court documents Randy Zadnik, the owner of Zadnik's Brick Oven Bistro, told investigators he had purchased one gram of methamphetamine for $80 on approximately Dec. 11.

Zadnik is charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of narcotics.

He's free on a $1,500 cash bond and will return to court on Jan. 22.

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ORIGINAL STORY: Tues 6:37 PM, Dec. 17, 2013

One person has been charged and another is facing charges after the investigation into drug activity at a Rhinelander business.

Randy Zadnik, 45, the owner Zadnik's Brick Oven Bistro is now charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of narcotics after a search of his business and personal vehicle. According court documents investigators seized a light bulb that tested positive for having meth residue at the business. The criminal complaint states Zadnik had adderall, xanax and morphine pills in his pockets.

According to court documents Zadnik told investigators he had purchased one gram of methamphetamine for $80 on approximately Dec. 11.

Pedro Jacinto, 29, of Rhinelander is accused of selling Zadnik the methamphetamine. He's expected to be charged with manufacturing or delivering methamphetamine; however no future court date has yet been set. Jacinto is behind bars in the Oneida County Jail.


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