Posted inCommunity, Police and fire

Week In Review: Child Neglect Charge And Death Of A Selfless Man

Catch up on our top news stories from the week in our week in review, which includes stories about a woman arrested for child neglect, a heroin overdose, a family displaced by fire, the death of a Racine native, and a car crash.

Posted inBreaking

Village Officers Will Carry Narcan

Officers from the villages of Caledonia, Mount Pleasant and Sturtevant will begin carrying Narcan in their squads later this month. Mount Pleasant police Chief Tim Zarzecki said that the move was initiated by South Shore Fire Chief Robert Stedman after an incident on Sept. 18 where a train kept an SSFD ambulance from arriving at the […]

Posted inPolice and fire

Police: Man Charged After Heroin OD

A 25-year-old Racine man is facing drug charges after police say he overdosed on heroin, and officers found drugs and paraphernalia at his home. Jared DeGroot was charged Monday in Racine County Circuit Court with one felony count each of possession of marijuana, possession of narcotics, maintaining a drug trafficking place, and a misdemeanor count […]

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Man Charged in Connection with Alleged Heroin Death

  A Racine man is facing serious charges after a woman was found dead at his home from an alleged heroin overdose. Gary Friso, 45, was charged Monday in Racine County Circuit Court with harboring/aiding a felon-falsify information, possession of drug paraphernalia, and resisting or obstructing an officer, according to a story on Racine Uncovered. […]

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