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Man tells deputies he accidentally shot his wife, Racine County DA issues charges

Burlington – A Burlington man is being held on several felony charges after he “accidentally shot” his wife in the leg, but she disagreed with that assessment. Salvador Sanchez, 43, was charged Wednesday by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with injury by negligent handling of a dangerous weapon, second-degree recklessly endangering safety (domestic abuse assessment), […]

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Man Held On Attempted First-Degree Intentional Homicide Charge

RACINE – Leroy T. Bryant, 56, of Racine, was being held in the Racine County Jail on a $30,000 cash bond on charges of attempted first-degree intentional homicide in connection with a stabbing incident earlier this month. The Racine County District Attorney’s Office also charged Bryant with disorderly conduct. The charges include penalty enhancers for […]

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Caledonia Man Arrested, Charged In Child Porn Investigation

CALEDONIA – Investigators from the Racine County Sheriff’s Office Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force reported finding “thousands of images” of child pornography on a computer owned by Andrious E. Kleiderman, 39, of the 400 block of Three Mile Road here. According to the criminal complaint filed last week, investigators located an IP (Internet provider) […]

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Racine Man Accused Of Child Pornography Possession

RACINE – Thomas James Collier, 37, of Racine, has been charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with 17 counts of possession of child pornography and one count of possession of drug paraphrenia. His arrest last week followed a lengthy investigation by the Racine County Sheriff’s Office Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. According […]

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Racine Man Charged in December Attempted Robbery

RACINE – A Racine was apprehended and charged in connection with a December attempted robbery of a convenience store after a relative identified him in a social media post this week. The Racine County District Attorney’s Office charged Dontrell D. Hollie, 27, with attempted robbery with use of force, misdemeanor battery, and disorderly conduct. According […]

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‘Gobsmacked’ Vehicle Passenger Leads to Drug Arrests

YORKVILLE – A passenger in a vehicle, who appeared “gobsmacked” when seeing a Racine County Sheriff’s deputy parked along Interstate 94, led to drug-related charges filed against two Oak Creek residents earlier this week. The Racine County District Attorney’s office filed charges of possession with intent to deliver/distribute/manufacture THC and possession of drug paraphernalia against […]

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Driver, passengers charged drug possession

YORKVILLE – A Milwaukee driver and two passengers were charged with various drug-related offenses following a Friday traffic stop on Interstate 94/41 here. Isaiah D. Macon, 26, of Milwaukee was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with possession of drug paraphernalia-as party to a crime, possession with intent to deliver/distribute THC-as party to […]

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Kenosha Man Accused of Dognapping

MOUNT PLEASANT – Dognapping, and other theft-related charges, were filed by the RacineCounty District Attorney’s Office against Raymond K. Prideaux, 37, of Kenosha.Prideaux allegedly attempted to take an American Bulldog from a pet store here earlier thisweek. According to the criminal complaint, Prideaux entered Petland, 2310 S. Green Bay Road, onTuesday and told an employee […]