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Warrant issued for woman charged with reckless homicide - Racine County Eye
FILE PHOTOAn arrest warrant with a $50,000 bond was issuedThursdayfor a 30-year-old Racine woman charged in the drug overdose death of a man earlier this year.Jana L. Mehevic waschargedby theRacine County District Attorney’s Officewith a felony count of first-degree reckless homicide as a party to a
Racine officer on paid leave for more than 2 years
RACINE, Wis. (AP) --A police officer in southeast Wisconsin has been on paid leave for more than 2 years after he was accused of using excessive force while arresting a high school student.Racine Police and Fire Commission officials say a hearing for officer Brinelle Nabors has been delayed due to a
Homicide investigation underway on Old World Third Street in downtown Milwaukee
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Day care worker charged with child neglect following abuse complaint involving baby
According to the criminal complaint, 62-year-old Catherine Junior left five children alone and unsupervised in the day care at Appleton and Burleigh for three to five minutes. Police say other children at the daycare told them that during the time they were left alone, an 11-year-old at the facility
Kenosha County Sheriff's Department looking for woman who stole wallet, used victim's debit card
By:Stephanie StaudingerKENOSHA COUNTY, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The Kenosha County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for help in identifying a suspect who stole a victim's wallet.The theft happened in a Walgreen's parking lot in Paddock Lake. The suspect allegedly took the wallet from the victim's vehic
'Screaming his name': Six-year-old hit by pickup dies, neighbors describe father's reaction at scene
“Screaming his name, telling him not to leave him and he needs to stay here with him,” Papageorge described.
Brewers first baseman Jesús Aguilar falls in the opening round of the Home Run Derby
Hoskins defeated Aguilar, 17-11, in the opening round of the Derby bracket in Washington.
Milwaukee man arrested on numerous charges after fleeing from deputies, crashing into car and home
Travon Hawkins, 20, is facing charges of 2nd Degree Recklessly Endangering Safety, Fleeing/Eluding an Officer, Felon in Possession of Firearm, Possession with Intent to Deliver THC, and Resisting/Obstructing an Officer.
Man accused of killing landlord over $30 rent increase in Cudahy pleads not guilty due to mental illness
Jason Tilley, 37, was in court Monday, July 16 for his preliminary hearing, which he waived before pleading not guilty by reason of mental illness. The case was ordered adjourned for a return of a doctor’s report on Aug. 20.
Hot jobs and recruiting events around Racine County - Racine County Eye
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Milwaukee day care worker left 5 kids alone, allowing an older boy to stomp on a baby, charges say
Catherine Junior, 62, faces one count of neglecting a child causing great bodily harm. Her arrest and charges came after the baby's mother protested in front of the day care, Harvest Learning Center, on Appleton Ave.
Milwaukee Police looking for two suspects in McDonald's armed robbery
The armed robbery happened around 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11 at the McDonalds near W. National Avenue and S. 25th Street. Police say two suspects came into the restaurant, showed a gun, and ran away after getting some cash.
Fisherman injured when boat strikes break wall in Racine
A 65-year-old Mt. Vernon, Iowa man was injured early this morning when the 33’ long fishing boat he was crashed into the Lake Michigan break wall near the 16thStreet Lagoon in Racine. According to the Racine County Sheriff’s Office, witnesses saw the vessel run into the break wall around 4:15 AM Sa
Foxconn says it will open tech center in Eau Claire, create 150 jobs
As part of what it is calling Foxconn Place Chippewa Valley, Foxconn said it has agreed to buy an 89-year-old, six-story office building in downtown Eau Claire called "The Grand." The company said it will update the structure and turn it into "an incubator and laboratory for next-generation technolo
Racine woman charged with reckless homicide after man overdoses on cocaine and fentanyl
Jana Mehevic, 30, is now charged with First Degree Reckless Homicide, Manufacture/Deliver Cocaine, and Delivery of Narcotics.
Police: 2 shot, injured in separate shooting incidents in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating two separate shooting incidents that happened Sunday night, July 15th and early Monday morning, July 16. Two people were injured as a result of the shootings.
Police investigating disturbance that led to injury, search warrant
"There is one individual who is being treated at the hospital, but I don't believe injuries were life-threatening or severe," Smetana said. "The information given to me had no mention of any stab wounds or gun shots. There's a search warrant being done on a house (in the neighborhood)."
Racine man charged with attempted homicide after attacking family with hammer, intentionally leaving gas stove on after
RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A Racine man has been charged with Attempted First Degree Intentional Homicide, Physical Abuse of a Child, and First Degree Recklessly Endangering Safety, and Disorderly Conduct.
Racine to discuss removing parking meters
"I've gotten at least $2,000 to $3,000 in tickets in the last seven years that I've lived here, sometimes multiple tickets in the same day," Woller said. "Get rid of the meters."
Curious Kenosha: Former Walmart sold to the highest bidder
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