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Police: Shooting Incident Was Attempted Murder-Suicide

RACINE – The Racine Police Department has determined that a shooting incident at a College Avenue apartment last Friday (January 15) was an attempted murder-suicide. Police reported Wednesday that an investigation indicated that Donta Cook, 49, shot Shelia Adams, 52, before shooting and killing himself. Adams remains hospitalized in stable condition. Police responded to a […]

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Racine Police: $250,000 Bail for Suspect in Retaliation Shooting

RACINE – An 18-year-old Racine man stands accused of shooting a 16-year-old boy he mistakenly believed was involved in shooting Eugene Henderson, a 14-year-old boy on March 13. Xavier Jackson was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with attempted first-degree intentional homicide, first degree recklessly endangering safety, possession of a firearm, and three […]

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4 injured in 3 weekend shooting incidents, suspects at large

Racine police are asking for the public’s help apprehending the suspects responsible for injuring four people over the weekend in three separate shooting incidents. First shooting Shortly after 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, police responded to the emergency room at Ascension Hospital for a report of an adult male with a non-life threatening gunshot wound. […]

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Racine Police issue wanted person bulletin for shooting suspect

RACINE, Wis. – Racine Police are asking the public for help searching for Michael Boyd, a suspect in a shooting incident that happened on May 15. Boyd, 27, has an active felony warrant through the Wisconsin Department of Corrections and the Racine Police Department for a shooting incident that happened in Racine, according to a press […]

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Teenager charged with cemetery shooting, police say it was gang-related

The 19-year-old charged with 49 felonies related to the June 2 shooting at Graceland Cemetery during the funeral for Da’Shontay King is allegedly affiliated with a rival gang of the one King reportedly belonged to. Lamarion Blair was charged Monday in Racine County Circuit Court with 23 felony counts of first-degree recklessly endangering safety as […]

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Teen arrested in connection with 61st Street shooting in Kenosha

KENOSHA ⏤ Kenosha Police Department officers have arrested a juvenile in connection with a shooting last week on 61st Street.  According to a department release, the teen was booked into jail pending charges of : Second-degree recklessly endangering safety; Injury by negligent use of a dangerous weapon; And minor in possession of a firearm. The […]

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2 in custody for shooting during King funeral at Graceland Cemetery

Two people are in custody and facing nearly 30 charges each for their alleged roles in the June 2 shooting at Graceland Cemetery during the funeral for Da’Shontay King. Lamarion Blair, 19, and a 16-year-old boy were apprehended Thursday, according to a press release from the Racine Police Department. Both were booked into the Racine […]

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Shooting at State & Prospect leaves 5 people injured, shooter at large

RACINE – Racine police are asking for the public’s help apprehending the person or persons responsible for shooting five people overnight near the intersection of State and Prospect. Shooting victims not identified, conditions unknown According to a press release from RPD, four of the shooting victims are male, and one is female. Three of the […]