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Two men arrested in Janesville Cigarette Theft Ring
Police arrested Ryan L. Grant, 34, of Janesville, and Justin M. Tracy, 38, of Janesville. Police allege both men would enter a retailer and ask for a carton of cigarettes, after which they would grab the carton and flee on foot. Investigators believe both men were working together.
Janesville man apprehended by police dog after chase
Hevel was arrested on suspicion of fleeing, second-degree reckless endangering safety, resisting an officer, possession of drug paraphernalia, open intoxicants in motor vehicle, operating while intoxicated first offense and a felony warrant.
Janesville PD K9 tracks down man who ran away from officer
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) –An officer initiated a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Menard Street on Thursday, June 21st around 8:15 p.m.
Janesville police seek assistance identifying felony retail theft suspect
The theft occurred on Tuesday, May 29 at the Walmart on 3800 Deerfield Dr. at approximately 10:40 p.m., according to the Janesville Police Department.
Grill ashes responsible for fire at Janesville apartment building
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Janesville to start two road construction projects next week
JANESVILLETwo road construction projects will begin next week near downtown Janesville.Starting Monday, construction crews will begin modifying the intersection of Court Street, Ruger Avenue and Garfield Avenue, according to a news release.
Road to change tour comes to Janesville
Janesville, Wis (WMTV) -March For Our Lives students held a voter registration and anti-gun violence rally at the Pontiac Events Center in Janesville Friday. More than 50 Parkland High School Students and local students combined came together to talk about what changes they believe need to be made.T
DNA evidence links Beloit man, charged with child abuse, to a 2014 burglary
BELOIT - A Beloit man, recently charged in a domestic child abuse incident, will also face charges for a 2014 burglary after DNA evidence linked him to the incident.
Deerfield man pleads guilty to felony murder for fatal punches to victim
A Deerfield man whose punches outside a bar caused the death of a Cambridge man last year pleaded guilty Friday to a reduced charge of felony murder.Cody J. Bauer, 28, faces up to 15 years and nine months of combined prison and extended supervision when he is sentenced in about two months by Dane Co
Janesville K9 officer apprehends suspect in foot chase
The Janesville Police Department say an officer stopped a car in the 1200 block of Menard Street at around 8:15 p.m., and, as the officer was approaching the vehicle, the driver sped away.
Daniels Foods on Janesville's east side changing hands
JANESVILLEA Janesville grocer appears to be changing hands.Daniels Foods Sentry is closing its doors at 2822 E. Milwaukee St. on Aug. 15, but "substantially all of the assets of the business" will be sold "to a purchaser that we understand intends to continue the operation of the business at the sam
2 arrested in connection with cigarette theft ring, Janesville police say
JANESVILLE, Wis. - Two Janesville men were arrested Wednesday in connection with a cigarette theft ring from local gas stations and tobacco retailers, police said.
‘My whole life revolves around GM': Former worker remembers GM's Janesville history amid demolition
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Janesville receives $500K grant to tear down GM plant
JANESVILLE, Wis. (WMTV) –The City of Janesville announced on Wednesday, June 20th, they received a $500,000 grant to tear down the former GM plant.
Janesville to receive grant for redevelopment of former GM plant, officials say
JANESVILLE, Wis. - A major economic development regarding the future of the former General Motors assembly plant in Janesville will be announced Wednesday, according to a release.
Janesville Fire Department rolls out new lifesaving bikes
The new lifesaving bikes will be equipped with defibrillators to help people whose hearts stop. The bikes will also have airway management equipment, portable oxygen, medications, IVs, burn care and trauma equipment.
Police release photo in Wal-Mart theft
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 608-755-3100, or Janesville Area CrimeStoppers at 608-756-3636, or to leave an anonymous tip with the P3 tips app, available at the Apple store or Google play store.
Five arrested in connection with South Beloit home invasion
On Tuesday, June 19th, investigators followed evidence to the 3200 block of Alida Street in Rockford where detectives located and arrested five people allegedly involved in the incident.
Circuit still irksome, dangerous, in Janesville
The circuit generally starts at Mount Zion Avenue and continues to just north of Highway 14, where cruisers use a left-turn lane and side streets to turn around, for a circuit of about 3½ miles.
Car strikes Janesville food pantry causing structural damage, official says
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