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West Bend Police: Man dies from medical condition, crashes car into utility pole
By:Stephanie StaudingerWEST BEND, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The West Bend Police are currently investigating the death of a 72-year-old man.Police were called to the intersection of South Main Street and Butternut Street for a report of a traffic collision.The investigation revealed that the man was driving
Man killed in Elkhorn officer-involved shooting, officials say
ELKHORN, Wis. - A man was shot and killed by a Walworth County deputy in Elkhorn Thursday night, according to a news release. The Walworth County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Friday morning that it had received a report of a vehicle that was driving recklessly originating out of Waukesha
A Milwaukee woman who set her 4-year-old son on fire and left him to die is found insane
Earlier in the day that she burned her 4-year-old son alive, Amelia Distasio Googled "how to kill a cannibal." The advice, given in the context of a video gamers' discussion, described using fire and oil to do the job. Days after she'd been arrested, Distasio, 24, told a psychologist that she believ
Sheboygan Falls crash: Man ejected, woman trapped after vehicle rolls on State 23
A press release from Sheboygan County Sheriff's Office said the single-vehicle crash was reported at 6:16 p.m. Friday and the man, a passenger, and woman both had severe injuries and were transported by Flight for Life to Froedtert Hospital.
23-year-old Brown Deer man arrested after police find baby sleeping next to drugs
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Brown Deer Police responded to a possible domestic violence incident where they discovered a baby in an unsafe situation. Around 4:30 p.m. Thursday, October 18 police were called by a 21-year-old woman near Dean and Meadowside who said that her 23-year-old boyfriend threatened
Pair charged in wild chase and crash on 128th Refueling Wing air base at Mitchell airport
Lucas Zynel, 16, of Dousman, and Symmian Phillips, 17, of Milwaukee, and a third suspect, a 14-year-old, went tearing around the base, home of 128th Air Refueling Wing, on Sunday afternoon in a Nissan SUV stolen a short time earlier from St. Francis, according to the criminal complaint.
Beaver Dam liquor store employee alerts police to alleged abuse victim
JUNEAU – A woman who feared her abusive boyfriend had a chance meeting on Wednesday with a liquor store employee who alerted the police to her dilemma.The meeting led to the arrest of a 37-year-old Beaver Dam man for felony charges of strangulation and suffocation, false imprisonment and misdemeanor
'Eye-opening experience:' West Bend man nearly killed by flu encourages others to get vaccinated
Josh Petty WEST BEND -- A West Bend man is on a slow road to recovery after he was nearly killed by the flu last season. Josh Petty spent days clinging to life after contracting the virus in February. This year has been a challenge for Petty in countless ways, but he's taking his pain and turning it
15 Things To Do This Weekend: Oct. 18-21
Spend time with friends and family carving pumpkins, eating local food and embracing the spirit of Halloween at the Bay View Pumpkin Pavilion. The festival will go fromThursday, October 18, to Saturday, October 20.
Woman, 62, Died In 4-Vehicle Crash On I-43: Report
According to the Waukesha County Sheriff's office, first-responders arrived on the scene on I-43 just after 2 p.m. Wednesday. When they arrived, first-responders reported seeing four vehicles that had been involved in a crash.
Suspect dies after being shot by MPD near 101st and Bender
Alonzo Smith MILWAUKEE - The suspect involved in an officer-involved shooting with Milwaukee police has died. The shooting happened on Wednesday morning, Oct. 10 near 101st and Bender. Alonzo Smith's family said the 31-year-old suffered gunshot wounds to his head, chest and arm during a confrontatio
Milwaukee mother accused of using kids for Oak Creek liquor theft where 7-year-old pepper sprayed officer
By:CBS 58 NewsroomOAK CREEK, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A Milwaukee mother is accused of using her kids to carry out a liquor theft.According to a criminal complaint, in May of 2017 48-year-old Alise Carter-Smith pulled several bottles of liquor off the shelves at the Pick 'N Save on 27th Street in Oak Creek.
City of Oconomowoc named in lawsuit over construction of bike path, road
According to the lawsuit, which was filed Oct. 12, John Krukar bought the property at 704 Concord Road in May 2017. The suit states that during summer 2016, the city constructed a bike path on the northwest corner and along the east side of the property.
Wauwatosa residents who had mail stolen receive surprise deliveries
WAUWATOSA, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Some Wauwatosa residents who had their mail stolen last year got a surprise delivery this week. Legendary Whitetails, an online clothing retailer out of Slinger, Wisconsin decided to give back to those who had to deal with the frustration of losing birthday and holiday c
Candlelight vigil held for 23-year-old victim found dead at Dineen Park
By:Stephanie StaudingerSee AlsoUPDATE: Milwaukee Police investigating four deadly shootings in two daysMILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- A candlelight vigil was held Thursday night to pay tribute to a young man killed by gun violence.Isiah Lee, 23, was found at Dineen Park in Milwaukee Wednesday morning.Police
Sheriff’s officials identify 18-year-old man fatally shot in Town of Lisbon
Sheriff’s officials said deputies responded and found McGuire on the floor in the kitchen, in need of immediate medical attention, after suffering a gunshot wound to the chest. Life-saving measures were attempted, but McGuire died at the hospital.
1 man fatally shot in Waukesha County, another in custody
TOWN OF LISBON, Wis. (AP) — Sheriff's officials have made an arrest in a fatal shooting in Waukesha County.A man was killed in the Town of Lisbon on Wednesday. Another man is in custody. A neighbor, Gary Pinter, tellsWITI-TVhe has known the victim since he was a young boy. Pinter says the young man
'Shocked:' 12-year-old boy shot by 10-year-old girl; 2 adults arrested
12-year-old boy shot by 10-year-old girl near 11th and Atkinson in Milwaukee MILWAUKEE -- A 12-year-old boy was shot and wounded by a 10-year-old girl near 11th and Atkinson in Milwaukee on Thursday morning, Oct. 18. Police said the boy was playing with some younger cousins when one of them came acr
Trump approves flooding disaster declaration for Wisconsin
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - President Donald Trump has approved a federal disaster declaration related to flooding and storms across Wisconsin in August and September. The declaration announced Thursday by the White House makes individuals and businesses in the affected counties eligible for federal disast
Multi-vehicle crash leaves 62-year-old woman dead in New Berlin
Upon arrival, officers located a heavily damaged vehicle. The driver of that vehicle, a 62-year-old Mukwonago woman, was pronounced dead at the scene.