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Teen Held in Shooting Incident

RACINE – A 16-year-old male remained in custody Thursday on a charge of first-degree intentional homicide after allegedly shooting at another individual he accused of being “a snitch.” The Racine County District Attorney’s office charged Marcus Ward, 16, with attempted first-degree intentional homicide, five counts of recklessly endangering safety-use of a dangerous weapon, carrying a […]

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Teen arrested in connection with 61st Street shooting in Kenosha

KENOSHA ⏤ Kenosha Police Department officers have arrested a juvenile in connection with a shooting last week on 61st Street.  According to a department release, the teen was booked into jail pending charges of : Second-degree recklessly endangering safety;Injury by negligent use of a dangerous weapon; And minor in possession of a firearm. The charges […]

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Racine teen held on $100,000 bond for attempted homicide

RACINE, WI – A Racine teen is being held on a $100,000 bond after being charged Wednesday with attempted intentional homicide. Jamari Jones, 17, of Racine, was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with: Attempted first-degree intentional homicideAttempted armed robbery Carrying a concealed weaponPossession of a dangerous weapon by a person under the […]

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UPDATE: 5 people shot at North Beach

UPDATE 10:38 a.m.: Racine Police issued a statement about the shots fired incident at North Beach Tuesday afternoon. Of the five people shot, three are teenagers, one is 18-years-old and the other is 20-years-old. “This shooting does not appear to have any correlation to the recent protests inthe city. Updates to follow,” said Sgt. Chad […]

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UPDATE: Racine Police arrest suspect in homicide

UPDATE Dec. 9, 2019: Officers with the Racine Police Department have made an arrest in a homicide that took place on Friday afternoon. Angela A. Scheit, 38, of Racine, has been taken into custody and charged with first-degree intentional homicide. ORIGINAL STORY: Racine Police are investigating a homicide that happened Friday afternoon in the 1800 […]