WI - Homicide News

27 Jun 2015

Baby grilled: man gets 30 years in prison


MILWAUKEE (AP) -- A judge has sentenced a Milwaukee man to just over 30 years in prison for what she called the "absolute torture" of his baby girl.  

27 Jun 2015

Father of four fatally shot on Milwaukees west side


MILWAUKEE - Police are looking for more than one suspect connected to a murder on Milwaukee's west side. Family members said Jay Ro was shot and killed near 30th and Cherry streets as his family and four children looked on.

27 Jun 2015

Police investigate homicide in Milwaukee


MILWAUKEE — A man is dead and another is seriously injured after a double shooting Friday morning, June 26th near 82nd and Appleton Avenue. Right now, police are trying to piece together the moments leading up to the gunfire.

23 Jun 2015
23 Jun 2015

Madison woman gets 5 years in mans drug overdose death


UPDATED Tuesday, June 23, 2015---9:14 a.m. MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A 36-year-old Madison woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for her role in the 2014 death of a man from a drug overdose.

23 Jun 2015

Rock Creek man jailed for online bomb threats


DUNN COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -- A Rock Creek man is behind bars, accused of making bomb threats on Facebook. Donald K. Wheeler, 52, was arrested late Monday night. The FBI contacted the Dunn County Sheriff's Department about the threatening posts just before midnight.

23 Jun 2015

Man accused of shooting Wauwatosa detective charged with armed robbery


MILWAUKEE —The man accused of shooting a Wauwatosa police detective has been charged with armed robbery. Najee Harmon, 19, is in custody as prosecutors review the shooting case, but Monday he was charged with robbing a woman at gunpoint last week.

20 Jun 2015

U.S. Marshals search for double homicide suspect Devon Loggins


MILWAUKEE — U.S. Marshals are looking for 24-year-old Devon Loggins. Loggins is charged with two counts of first degree reckless homicide, three counts of recklessly endangering safety and one count of felon in possession of a firearm.

20 Jun 2015

UPDATE: Sauk City man arrested for operating under the influence in fatal crash


MADISON (WKOW) --A Sauk City man is arrested for impaired driving in an accident that killed a pedestrian in Madison.

20 Jun 2015

UPDATE: Police name suspect in shooting of Officer


MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- Police have named the suspect they say shot an officer from Wauwatosa.  Authorities say he is 20-year-old Najee Harmon. 

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