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Teen Accused Of Homicide Faces New Charges

Not wanting to go to his preliminary hearing, a 14-year-old boy accused of first degree reckless homicide is now facing more charges after he refused to coöperate with several staff and threatened to kill one staff member. Keller McQuay, 14, of Racine, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office on Tuesday with resisting […]

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Boy Charged As An Adult After Shooting Girlfriend With Sawed Off Shotgun

Keller McQuay, a 14-year-old Racine boy accused of killing his 14-year-old girlfriend with a sawed off shotgun, rarely looked up Monday during his initial appearance in front Racine County Court Commissioner Alice Rudebusch. Vista Jackson, was shot and killed Thursday at McQuay’s residence in the 1000 block of Albert Street. McQuay’s court appearance Monday was the first time Jackson’s family had […]

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Family and Friends Remember Vista Jackson

After Vista Jackson, 14, was shot and killed Thursday by her boyfriend, Keller McQuay, at McQuay’s residence in the 1000 block of Albert Street, hundreds of people gathered there Saturday for a candlelight vigil. McQuay is also 14 years old. Elderly men and little boys wept. Moms held their teenage sons and daughters close to them. Friends and family […]

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Update: McQuay Could Face 1st Degree Homicide Charges

**Updated 9:15 p.m. Racine police confirmed at 9:15 p.m. Friday that shooting suspect Keller McQuay was booked Friday night into the juvenile detention center of pending charges of first degree intentional homicide and possession of a firearm by a fellon. Police reported earlier Friday evening that they had Keller McQuay in custody. He was wanted for […]

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Name Of 14-Year-Old Shooting Victim Released, Person Of Interest Sought

Racine Police are searching for Keller Mcquay, a 14-year-old boy, that has become a person of interest in the shooting death of his girlfriend Vista Jackson at 8:20 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10 at residence in the 1000 block of Albert St. Jackson, who suffered from a single gunshot wound, was a student at Horlick High School. Rescue […]