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Man suspected of killing 21-year-old, hiding body gets $350K bail

The man accused of shooting and killing a Sun Prairie man was in Dane County court Friday afternoon. Daniel C. Lieske, 59, of Marshall, was charged in the death of 21-year-old Jesse Faber, whose body was found in a storage facility in Rio, about 30 miles north of where he was reportedly last seen in

FOX47.COM - 2018-01-20 16:10:14

MPD: bullets hit condominium on Madison's west side

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- Madison Police officers responded to gunshots being fired in the 300 block of Junction Road at around 10 Thursday night. According to Chief Mike Koval's blog, when officers arrived they did not find anything or anyone hurt. On Friday morning, officers found shell casings an

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-20 23:45:00

Police find shell casings, damaged condo morning after reports of shots fired

MADISON, Wis. - Shell casings and property damage were found Friday morning after police responded Thursday night to reports of shots fired on Madison's west side, according to a release. Officers were sent just before 10 p.m. to the 300 block of Junction Road for reports of gunshots being heard, po

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-19 17:35:49

Man Saved By 8-Year-Old Boy's 911 Call Gets 1 Year Prison: Police

WAUKESHA, WI - The man accused of passing out from a drug overdose in Waukesha, only to be rescued by his 8-year-old son's 911 call will face one year in prison and two years probation per a plea agreement reached in court. 34-year-old Christopher Koeberl pleaded guilty to operating while intoxicat

PATCH - 2018-01-19 17:02:59

Rock County explosion may have been caused by legal explosives

JANESVILLE, Wis. - An explosion in Rock County Thursday morning seems to have been caused by the explosive Tannerite, which is legal to buy, according to the Janesville Gazette. The Gazette reported that the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is investigating the explosion.

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-20 02:03:39

Jimmy John's Sprouts Linked to 5 Wisconsin Salmonella Cases

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is reporting that five cases of salmonella poisoning in Wisconsin are linked to sprouts served at local Jimmy John's restaurants in Wisconsin. Health officials say these cases involve people who reported eating sprouts at a Jimmy John's restaurant location

PATCH - 2018-01-20 16:06:08

Sauk County's women's marchers react to smaller numbers at last year's historic Madison event

SAUK COUNTY (WKOW) -- Across the country, Women's Marches took center stage. But unlike last year when Madison's march created the second largest demonstration in the country, no such similar local Dane County event existed this year. Luckily, a Sauk County group, Invisible Sauk Prairie held a speci

WKOW.COM - 2018-01-21 02:43:00

Isthmus Beer and Cheese Fest takes over Alliant Energy Center

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- A beer and cheese festival. What more could Wisconsinites ask for? The 9th annual Isthmus Beer and Cheese Fest was held at The Alliant Energy Center on Saturday. Hundreds of people sampled beer and cheese from all different vendors. An Illinois Brewmaster said the event is a

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-21 05:08:00

2 killed, 1 injured in Fort Myers shootings

A man was killed and a woman injured in a shooting late Friday in Fort Myers. Police responded to 959 Polk St., shortly before midnight and found the two victims. Kevin Lamont James, 40, died at the scene. The woman, who has not been identified, was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital. A separate shootin

WZVN-TV - 2018-01-20 18:15:00

UPDATE: Deputies locate suspect vehicle in Friday Shooting

SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has located the suspect vehicle in connection with a Friday morning shooting at the intersection of 17th Street and Lockwood Ridge Road. At approximately 6:00 a.m., deputies responded to the intersection for reports of shots fired into a veh

MYSUNCOAST.COM - 2018-01-20 17:00:00

Sarasota police seek clues in Saturday night shooting as victim fights for his life | Bradenton Herald

A man suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot Saturday evening in Sarasota, according to the Sarasota Police Department. The unidentified victim was shot near 31st Street and Maple Avenue shortly before 7 p.m., according to SPD public information officer Genevieve Judge. The victim was

BRADENTON HERALD - 2018-01-21 06:56:00

Two injured in Venice as car hits motorcyle

SARASOTA COUNTY - Two people were injured Friday evening in a collision involving a car and motorcycle, the Florida Highway Patrol reports. According to the report, around 5:10 p.m., a motorcycle driven by Dokota Winke, 27, of Venice was traveling south on the U.S. 41 Bypass in Venice, just north of

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2018-01-20 13:57:12

1 killed in early morning shooting at motel

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A man was was killed in an early morning shooting at a Fort Myers motel, the Lee County Sheriff's Office said. It happened on Saturday at 5:20 a.m. at the Palm Beach Motel on Palm Beach Blvd. The victim was shot at by an unidentified suspect at the motel, LCSO said. He later died

FOX4NOW.COM - 2018-01-20 16:36:32

North Port brush fires investigated

NORTH PORT - A small number of Friday evening brush fires are under investigation, authorities report. According to reports, around 5:30 p.m. firemen responded to a few small brush fires in the mostly undeveloped east end of North Port, near Yorkshire and Price Boulevards. The largest blaze involved

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2018-01-20 13:23:56

Sarasota and Manatee sheriffs to detain suspected illegal immigrants for federal government

The program is designed to give agents time to determine whether the suspects are in the country legally. The Sarasota County and Manatee County Sheriff's Offices will participate in a newly forged agreement to hold inmates from other countries to give federal immigration agents time to determine wh

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2018-01-19 18:57:33

Thousands turn out in Sarasota for March for Democracy

SARASOTA - Thousands of protesters swamped Sarasota's bayfront Saturday for the March for Democracy, echoing the Women's March on its one-year anniversary. Beginning at noon at the base of the Unconditional Surrender statue at Bayfront Park, speakers rallied the crowd for an hour before the marchers

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 02:03:11

Springfield man arrested for sexual assault, home invasion

A Springfield man who was charged with a hate crime in August has been arrested once again in an unrelated case and is facing charges of home invasion, sexual assault and unlawful restraint. Joseph Carlisle, 39, allegedly forced his way into the victim's Springfield home Wednesday and sexually assau

THE STATE JOURNAL - 2018-01-19 23:39:06

Springfield city employee arrested for alleged prostitution, human trafficking

A Springfield man was arrested Wednesday for prostitution/human trafficking. The Springfield Police Department with help from the United States Marshals Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Marcus M. Rouse, 43, of Springfield. Police suspect Rouse to be involved in several incidents where women were


Two new bakeries bringing sweet temptation to Springfield

Temptation just got stronger for all those still clinging to New Year's resolutions to shed those extra holiday pounds with the openings of two new bakeries in the Springfield market. SMALLCAKES CUPCAKERY & CREAMERY is set to open Thursday at 2300 Wabash Ave., bringing the first of the Kansas City,

THE STATE JOURNAL - 2018-01-20 20:00:00

Police amp up security at City Tournament

It was a multiagency effort with SPD and the Sangamon County Sheriff's Office, which brought nearly 30 officers.(WRSP) Central Illinois was hit with tragedy in September when a gunman opened fire in the cafeteria at Mattoon High. District 186 schools in Springfield also encountered fearful experienc

FOXILLINOIS.COM - 2018-01-19 22:17:40