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Racine man facing 18 felony bail jumping counts for missing court-appointed drug testing dates

RACINE ⸺ The Racine County District Attorney’s office has charged a local man with 18 counts of felony bail jumping for missing court-appointed drug testing. When the man, Antonio Harris, 29, of Racine, did eventually show up for testing, his urine tested positive for methamphetamine. Harris faces 18 counts of felony bail jumping and seven […]

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Teen charged in string of pizza delivery driver robberies

File photo RACINE – A 17-year-old boy faces five felony charges for his alleged involvement in a string of pizza delivery driver robberies over the summer.  The Racine County District Attorney’s office charged Bryant M. Patrick, 17, of Racine, with four felony counts of armed robbery and one felony count of attempted armed robbery, all […]

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City Council modifies rules for first-time marijuana possession arrests

Police could always write citations, but new fines structure offers more options to felony charges RACINE — The City Council on Tuesday voted to order the city’s police chief to direct his officers to issue citations for first-time marijuana possession in cases involving under 25 grams. The City Council also approved a range for the […]

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Felony charges against result from multiple undercover drugs buys

A series of undercover drug purchases earlier this year led to seven felony charges being filed Tuesday in Racine County Circuit Court against a 46-year-old Racine man. Jake A. Isaac faces two felony counts each of manufacturing/delivering cocaine less than 1 gram, delivery of a schedule I or II narcotic and manufacturing/delivering cocaine more than […]

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Cocaine manufacturing, delivering charges could bring 10 years in prison

A 38-year-old Racine man faces four felony charges of manufacturing/delivering cocaine and one felony charge of maintaining a drug-trafficking place. The cocaine-related charges filed Thursday in Racine County Circuit Court against David L. Luckett each carry a fine of $25,000 and 10 years in prison. The other felony carries a fine of $10,000 and three […]

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Yearlong drug purchases bring 14 felony charges against Racine woman, 56

A number of undercover drug purchases that date back to November 2017 led to 14 felony charges filed Thursday in Racine County Circuit Court against a 56-year-old Racine woman. Louriean M. Bonner is charged with seven felony counts of maintaining a drug-trafficking place, six felony counts of delivery of a schedule I or II narcotic/possession […]