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Suspect In 2015 Armed Robbery Arrested

Racine Police arrested a man Wednesday who had a warrant from a 2015 armed robbery case. After failing to make a court appearance in September 2015, a warrant was issued for Ricky Crutcher’s arrest. Crutcher, 28, of Racine, was arrested when police believed him to be an armed robbery suspect and later arrested him for […]

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Racine teen held on $100,000 bond for attempted homicide

RACINE, WI – A Racine teen is being held on a $100,000 bond after being charged Wednesday with attempted intentional homicide. Jamari Jones, 17, of Racine, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with: Attempted first-degree intentional homicide Attempted armed robbery Carrying a concealed weapon Possession of a dangerous weapon by a person […]

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Do you recognize this man?

RACINE, WI – The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department, the lead agency investigating the shooting death of Racine Police officer John Hetland, is asking neighbors living around Teezers Bar for help in the investigation. Hetland, a 24-year veteran of the Racine Police Department, was shot during an armed robbery that happened at 9:40 p.m. June 17 at […]

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3 charged in attempted homicide after drug dealer shot

Three teens have been charged in connection with attempted first-degree intentional homicide, party to a crime, in the shooting of a man who was trying to sell marijuana to them. Jaisjuan T. Brown, 17, Montreill Lawhorn, 15, and Shannon Lawson, 18, were charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with armed robbery and attempted first-degree intentional […]