WI - Homicide News

24 Apr 2016

Shooting confirmed at Antigo High School Prom

ANTIGO (WAOW) -- A shooting has been confirmed at Antigo High School during the school prom Saturday evening.  A person showed up with a rifle outside of the building and started shooting at about 11 p.m., according to Antigo Police Chief Eric Roller. 

02 Jan 2016

A horrific tragedy ~ 27 year old man and two year old girl dead in Cudahy murder suicide

CUDAHY -- A man and a child are dead after an apparent murder-suicide that occurred in a Cudahy home near Whittaker and Kirkwood early on Friday, January 1st. Heartbroken family and friends created a makeshift memorial on the front steps of the Cudahy home after learning of the tragedy that took

02 Jan 2016

Shot fired inside West Allis strip club

WEST ALLIS, Wis. —Police received word of a shooting inside Heartbreakers Gentlemen's Club on 95th Street and National Avenue early Friday morning.

28 Dec 2015

New Information in Ashland murder suicide

ASHLAND, Wis. (AP) -- Authorities have identified the three people found dead on Christmas Eve in what police call a double murder-suicide in the northern Wisconsin community of Ashland.

28 Dec 2015

Police: suspect in custody in shooting at Kenosha McDonalds

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) - Police say a suspect is in custody and a victim was wounded in a shooting at a McDonald's restaurant in Kenosha.

28 Dec 2015

Police arrest man at shots fired incident

MADISON (WKOW) -- An Indiana man was arrested after police responded to a report of shots fired at a gas station located in the 45-hundred block of Verona Road. Police responded to the incident around 5:30 p.m. on Sunday.

28 Dec 2015

Man intervening attempted robbery at Popeyes is shot

MILWAUKEE, Wis. —A 28-year-old man was shot Sunday in an effort to stop an attempted robbery at a Popeyes restaurant, police said.   The shooter, who remains at large, opened fire inside the restaurant in the 1500 block of West National Avenue around 6 p.m., police said.

29 Nov 2015

Madison police say man shot in car on Beltline

MADISON (WKOW)-- A Madison man is in the hospital, after being shot in his car on the beltline Saturday afternoon.

29 Nov 2015

Dead person found near Lake Decorah

(Decorah Lake, WI) -- Mauston Police and officials from Juneau County are investigating the death of a person who was found unresponsive in Lake Decorah early Friday morning.

29 Nov 2015

3 people die in separate Milwaukee shootings

Milwaukee police are investigating three separate fatal shootings. Police say a 47-year-old woman was shot around 7:45 p.m. Saturday. She died overnight at a hospital. A second victim in that incident, a 30-year-old Milwaukee man, drove himself to the hospital with minor injuries.