WI - Homicide News

11 Jan 2017

Exotic dancer lured homicide victim to Milwaukee apartment

MILWAUKEE, WI -- A Milwaukee man is dead, and a woman working as an exotic dancer faces homicide charges after police say the woman lured the man to her apartment for sex, only to have an armed robbery attempt devolve into murder.

03 Jan 2017

Investigation Discovery show examining painful aftermath of Marilyn McIntyre murder case

When a “48 Hours” program about the murder of Marilyn McIntyre aired in 2011, it suggested that life could finally go on for her family and friends. An Investigation Discovery program set to air on Jan. 12 shows that life has not gone on as many had hoped.

03 Jan 2017

Criminal complaint in Portage homicide reports victim tried to protect acquaintance

PORTAGE (WKOW) -- A criminal complaint states the victim of a Portage homicide that followed a botched drug deal, was trying to protect an acquaintance when he was fatally shot.

03 Jan 2017

Mans body found in ditch in Fox Crossing

FOX CROSSING (WLUK) -- A man's body has been found in a ditch in Fox Crossing.

03 Jan 2017

2 in custody after man killed in bar on New Years Day

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police say they have arrested two suspects in connection with the fatal shooting of 37-year-old Patrick Presley on the city’s northwest side on Sunday, January 1st. It was the first homicide of the year in Milwaukee.

03 Jan 2017

Young mother gunned down in her home

MILWAUKEE -- A young mother is the second homicide victim of 2017 in Milwaukee. Police said they know who the shooter is -- and relatives of the victim said they do too.

22 Dec 2016

Poynette man held on $500,000 bail after armed standoff

A judge on Tuesday ordered a Poynette man to be held on a half-million dollars cash bail after an armed standoff with law enforcement in the village a week earlier.

22 Dec 2016

Boy dies after falling off Mt. Olympus water slide

LAKE DELTON - Lake Delton police said a boy died Wednesday night after he fell from an outdoor water slide at Mt. Olympus Water and Theme Park.

22 Dec 2016

Police investigate deaths of two found in yard

Superior police are investigating the death of two people found outside their Butler Park home.  According to a release from Superior Police Capt. Thomas Champaigne, it appears no one else was involved in the incident.

22 Dec 2016

Man struck by bullet as people in two separate cars shoot at each other

MILWAUKEE — A 32-year-old man was shot and wounded by a stray bullet on Milwaukee’s north side late Wednesday, December 21st.