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Police: Man Sold LSD Laced Candy

A Racine man was soaking Sour Patch kids in LSD, according to a criminal complaint filed Wednesday in Racine County Circuit Court. Ronald J. Romnek, 51, is charged with possession of LSD, marijuana and schedule I controlled substances all with intent to deliver and maintaining a drug trafficking place. Investigators were conducting an ongoing investigation […]

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Racine Man Charged With Drug Trafficking

Officers from the Racine County Sheriff’s Department Metro Drug Unit arrested a man on drug trafficking charges Monday after a search of his house turned up many illicit substances. Christopher K. Gallup, 35, of Racine, sold a gram or less of heroin to a confidential informant used by the drug unit on three separate occasions […]

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Drugs Seized In Douglas Avenue Raid

Three men are facing drug charges after thousands of dollars in drugs were confiscated from inside a Racine home during a drug raid. According to a press release by the Racine County Sheriff’s Office, a 33-year-old Racine man, 27-year-old Racine man, and a 20-year-old Kenosha man were arrested on drug charges. The arrests happened after […]

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West Bend Man Arrested After Scrapping With Officers, Police Say

By Denise Lockwood A 23-year-old West Bend man was charged with felonies after he allegedly fought with with police after they pulled him over for driving erratically, according to a criminal complaint. Christian Nelson was charged with escape, disorderly conduct, resisting an officer causing substantial bodily harm to an officer, resisting an officer causing a soft tissue […]