TOWN OF ATLANTA, Wis. (WEAU) - A man is being held in Rusk Co. Jail after a string of over two dozen burglaries across northwestern Wisconsin. 46-year-old Kevin Johnson, a resident of Barron and Rusk counties, was arrested on May 21 by the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office after a months-long investigation into multiple burglaries in the Blue Hills area, which is north of Weyerhaeuser and east of Rice Lake in Barron, Rusk, and Sawyer counties. According to the sheriff’s office, many of the burglaries were found by deputies on patrol, while others were reported by property owners. In most cases, the properties were entered by force, according to the sheriff’s office.