WI - Homicide News

14 Jan 2019

FULL COMPLAINT: Patterson had Denise Closs put tape over Jayme's mouth before he shot her


BARRON, Wis. - A criminal complaint released in Barron County Circuit Court Monday provides details of 21-year-old Jake Patterson’s plan for kidnapping Jayme Closs, killing her parents and concealing Jayme at his house.

11 Jan 2019

Missing Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs found alive: What we know about how she escaped


USA Today - Nearly three months after her parents were shot dead in their Wisconsin home and a nationwide search began to locate the missing

11 Jan 2019

Human remains found in burn pit in Walworth County


EAST TROY -- Sources tell FOX6 News Walworth County authorities are investigating after two bodies were found on a property near Woodfield Cour

07 Dec 2018

Janesville man held in heroin death


Janesville ~ Derek Kraabel’s parents knew he had used heroin, but they thought he had stopped.

07 Dec 2018

Killer of pregnant wife and 2 kids now held in WI


WAUPUN, Wis. (CNN) Chris Watts, the man who killed his pregnant wife and two children, has been transferred from a Colorado prison to Wisconsin.

07 Dec 2018

Green Bay shooting: Man shot overnight on east side


GREEN BAY - A man is in the hospital after being shot Thursday night on the city's east side.  Police were called just after 11:30 p.m. for a report of shots fired in the 1200 block of Chicago Street, said Jim Runge, detective commander with the Green Bay Police Department. 

07 Dec 2018

Victim of Madison shooting needs transplant


MADISON (WKOW) — A prosecutor says the victim of a Madison shooting needs a lung transplant after a bullet pierced her chest.

23 Nov 2018
22 Nov 2018

Man dies following shooting in Beloit


UPDATE (WKOW) — A man has died following a shooting at a home in Beloit. Police say the victim is a 49-year-old man. They say he died at Mercy Hospital.

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