WI - Homicide News

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.

22 Nov 2018

Franklin man accused of killing his estranged wife

BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) -- A Franklin man is accused of beating and strangling his estranged wife to death.

22 Nov 2018

Two felons charged in girls fatal shooting inside home

Two men who've done time in prison for armed robbery were charged late Wednesday in the Monday night shooting that killed 13-year-old Sandra Parks inside her home.

20 Nov 2018

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15 Nov 2018

Sheriff asks hunters to look for evidence in Jayme Closs disappearance, double homicide case

BARRON, Wis. - The Wisconsin sheriff leading the investigation into the disappearance of a 13-year-old girl and the fatal shootings of her parents is asking hunters for help.

15 Nov 2018

Man will spend life in prison for shooting woman, burning body

PRINCETON, Wis. - A 29-year-old man will spend his life in prison for shooting and killing a woman then burning her body in a fire. 

14 Nov 2018

Search warrant sought phone records in WORT shooting

MADISON (WKOW) — Recently unsealed court records show investigators were seeking phone records that would lead them to a shooter who injured a DJ early in the morning Aug.

14 Nov 2018

Man identified in Dodge Co. Halloween death, believed to be homicide

TOWN OF LEBANON (WLUK) -- Dodge County officials have named the man found dead in a home Halloween night after what they believe to be a homicide.