WI - Homicide News

29 Nov 2015

Milwaukee police investigate fatal shooting

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a fatal shooting that took place near N. 35th and Florist Avenue Saturday, November 28th. The shooting took place shortly after 8:30 p.m. According to Milwaukee police, a man in his 20s was shot and pronounced dead at the scene.

17 Nov 2015

Tomah man arrested in infant death

TOMAH, Wis. (WKBT) - Monroe County Sheriff's Department reports the arrest of a man for 1st Degree Reckless Homicide. Troy Tralmer, 26, of Tomah is currently being held in the Monroe County Jail awaiting bond hearing and charging decision of the Monroe County District Attorney.

17 Nov 2015

Attempted homicide suspect arrested in Madison

MADISON, Wis. - A man suspected in an attempted homicide case in Iowa was found and arrested in Madison. Attempted homicide suspect arrested in Madison Ryan calls for pause in Syrian refugee resettlement

17 Nov 2015

Search organized for 2012 Jackson County Cold Case

JACKSON COUNTY, Wis. (WKBT) -  The Jackson County Sheriff Office has organized a ground search operation Tuesday regarding a 2012 cold case. Gene Cloud Jr. was reported missing on January 25, 2012.

17 Nov 2015

Police: Man is his 40s shot near Philip Place and Townsend

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting that occurred late Monday night, November 16th. It happened just before midnight near Philip Place and Townsend. Police say a man in his 40’s was shot. He is expected to survive.

01 Nov 2015

Wetterling person of interest charged with child pornography

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minnesota man charged with child pornography after a search of his home found pictures of naked boys is also a "person of interest" in the disappearance of Jacob Wetterling, whose 1989 abduction

01 Nov 2015

Suspect questioned in Jacob Wetterling child abduction

(CNN) - An 11-year-old boy disappeared on a dark rural road in central Minnesota on the night of October 22, 1989.

28 Oct 2015

Man charged with fatal Winona shooting fights extradition

WINONA, Minn. (AP) -- Prosecutors say one of the two men charged with a killing a Winona man during a robbery is fighting extradition from Wisconsin.

28 Oct 2015

UPDATE: Father charged with homicide in death of infant son in Jefferson

JEFFERSON (WKOW) -- A man is charged with First Degree Reckless Homicide in the death of his five-month-old son in Jefferson County last week. Terrance Curtis made his initial court appearance Tuesday afternoon and the judge set his bail at $500,000.

28 Oct 2015

Police investigate threat of violence posted to UWM Uncovered Facebook page

MILWAUKEE -- A threat of violence at school has prompted a massive investigation at UW-Milwaukee. An anonymous post on Facebook threatened shooting, and bringing a knife to class to stab students.