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Racine teen dead, 1 in custody in Friday night homicide investigation

UPDATE May 10, 2021 – Racine Police arrested Joshua D. Daniel 18, of Racine, for first-degree intentional homicide. RACINE – Police have an 18-year-old man in custody connected with a Racine homicide that occurred late Friday, May 7, at a residence in the 3700 block of Clairmont Street. Shortly before midnight, officers responded to the […]

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Man charged with reckless homicide in August drug death

RACINE – Scott R. Groleau, 38, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with first-degree reckless homicide connected with a Caledonia resident’s drug-related death last August. Groleau, whose address was listed as Cudahy, made an initial court appearance on Tuesday where a cash bond was set at $25,000. A preliminary hearing is scheduled […]

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ATF tracks handgun used in Racine homicide to Missouri woman

RACINE ⏤ Police have uncovered the method used to purchase a handgun involved in an October homicide in the city.  According to a Thursday release from the Racine Police Department, police responded to the 1200 block of Yout Street on Oct. 17 for a homicide investigation. During the investigation, police arrested 23-year-old Khalil Buckley. He […]

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Racine father faces homicide charge in infant’s death

A 24-year-old Racine man was arrested and he now faces a homicide charge following an infant’s death. The three-month-old baby boy was initially found not breathing on Friday in a residence in the 2000 block of Summit Avenue. Jeremy M. Marquez, the father of the boy, faces charges of first-degree reckless homicide, possession of marijuana-repeat […]

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Teen charged as adult for intentional building fire, attempted homicides

An investigation into a Tuesday fire at a vacant apartment building Tuesday led to six felony charges being filed by the Racine County District Attorney Thursday against a 16-year-old Racine boy. Ja’Quale G. Dennis was charged in adult court with two felony counts of attempted first-degree intentional homicide, two felony counts of false imprisonment, felony […]