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UPDATE: Police arrest homicide suspect in Rebecca Rannow murder

Montreal D. Greer UPDATE: Officials with the Racine Police Department arrested a man in the murder of Rebecca Rannow, who was found dead in her home in August. Montreal D. Greer, 40, of Racine, faces a first-degree intentional homicide charge. The Racine County District Attorney’s Office has not officially charged Greer. He has been in […]

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Racine Police investigating attempted homicide; suspect in custody

RACINE ⏤ Racine Police are investigating an attempted homicide that occurred Monday evening, leaving a man in the hospital with a gunshot wound. The crime took place near Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Albert Street, and police have taken a suspect in custody. Police responded to Ascension All Saints Hospital about 10:23 p.m. […]

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Mount Pleasant Police seek public’s help in identifying robbery suspects

Mount Pleasant Police Department officers are seeking the public’s help in identifying the two men captured in this image from surveillance video footage. Image provided by the Mount Pleasant Police Department. MOUNT PLEASANT ⏤ Mount Pleasant Police are seeking help in identifying three suspects involved in an armed robbery on Nov. 22. On that day, […]

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Holiday Burglary Reduction Tips

With the Christmas Holiday season here, area residents are encouraged to take extra precautions to avoid becoming targeted for burglaries and/or the theft of packages and gifts from vehicles and porches.  The following tips will assist local citizens in preventing burglaries and thefts during the Holiday season: National statistics illustrate that most residential burglaries occur […]

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Crime Stoppers, Sheriff still seek info on Nov. 27 fatal hit-and-run

The Racine County Sheriff’s Department and Crime Stoppers of Racine County continue to seek information on a fatal hit-and-run accident from November last year. On Tuesday, Nov. 27, Keith Brown was found near 76th Street, north of Seven Mile Road. According to the Sheriff’s Department, Brown’s injuries were “consistent with being struck by a passing […]

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Racine Police seek additional info on Thursday morning fatal shooting

Thursday morning at 4:32 a.m. Racine Police department officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 1900 block of Hickory Grove Avenue. Responding officers located a victim in the alley to the east of Hickory Grove Avenue who was suffering from gunshot wounds. According to information provided by RPD, life-saving efforts were attempted but […]

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Suspects Sought In Car Theft Ring

Mount Pleasant Police are investigating a car theft ring after the suspect or suspects broke into three car dealerships since July 4. All three break-ins are believed to be connected. Two Ford Escapes were taken from Porcara Ford, 5910 Washington Ave., on July 4. The suspects also broke into Palmen Chrysler, 8320 Washington Ave. and Racine […]

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Suspect Sought In Gas Drive Off

The Caledonia Police are looking for a suspect in a gas drive off that happened at 4:45 p.m. March 25 at Ayra’s Gas and Grocery, 7100 Douglas Ave. The suspect wore red pants and tried to conceal his identity by wearing a hooded sweatshirt. He was seen on surveillance camera footage pumping gas into a […]