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Racine food delivery driver robberies in recent weeks end with arrest of suspect in Illinois

On Dec. 31, the Racine Police Department released the following statement on its social media platforms: “In recent days the Racine Police Department has responded to several armed robberies of delivery drivers for local restaurants.” The robberies continued into January. Based on reports from victims, RPD was able to put together a suspect, which it […]

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Racine man faces criminal charges after a three-vehicle accident last week.

Demario Reynolds A 27-year-old Racine man faces 18 criminal charges after a three-vehicle accident last week. Demario L. Reynolds was charged Friday in Racine County Circuit Court with five felony counts of first degree recklessly endangering safety, five felony counts of hit and run causing injury, two felony counts of knowingly operating a vehicle while […]

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Racine woman charged with allegedly stabbing boyfriend over posted photos

A 29-year-old Racine woman faces three criminal charges after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend Saturday night. Shonie Monique Merritt was charged Monday in Racine County Circuit Court with felony counts of substantial battery and first-degree recklessly endangering safety with the use of a dangerous weapon, along with a misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct. The two […]

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Traffic stop by Racine Police leads to high-speed chase, arrest for drug charges

An attempted traffic stop Wednesday that turned into a high-speed chase led to several criminal charges being filed Thursday in Racine County Circuit Court against a 19-year-old Mount Pleasant man. Tyrone J. Johnson faces a felony charge of attempting to flee or elude an officer, as well as four felony bail-jumping charges and a misdemeanor […]

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Man Led Officers On Foot Chase, Police Say

Racine Police had a foot chase with a suspect involved in a serious domestic violence case Monday. Anthony P. Golden, 23, had just beat the mother of his child when police found him walking near the corner of Layard and Jean Avenue, according to a criminal complaint. He gave police a fake name and refused […]