… we have a small favor to ask. Thousands of people have placed their trust in the Racine County Eye’s high-impact journalism because we focus on solutions-based journalism.

With no shareholders or billionaire owners, we can provide trustworthy journalism that focuses on helping readers.

Unlike many others, Racine County Eye’s journalism is available for everyone to read, regardless of what they can afford to pay. We do this because we believe in information equality. Greater numbers of people can keep track of events, understand their impact on people and communities, and become inspired to take meaningful action.

If there were ever a time to join us, it is now. Every contribution, however big or small, powers our journalism and sustains our future. Support the Racine County Eye from as little as $5 – it only takes a minute. Thank you.

$
$
$

Your contribution is appreciated.

YORKVILLE –  Racine County Sheriff’s Office deputies apprehended a Union Grove man who had attempted to run his wife’s vehicle off the road here Thursday.

Mark L. Naeve, 53, of Union Grove was charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with two counts of second degree recklessly endangering safety and disorderly conduct-use of a weapon. One of the endangering safety counts and the disorderly conduct charge carry domestic abuse assessment penalties.

According to the criminal complaint, deputies were dispatched to the area of Plank Road (County Hwy. A) and Highway 75 on reports that a blue car was attempting to run a Jeep off the road. Deputies stopped both vehicles.

The driver of the Jeep, identified in the complaint as DN, told deputies that her husband, Naeve, was chasing her with his car because she had recently filed for divorce. She said that as she attempted to flee from him, Naeve sped at approximately 90 miles per hour, maneuvered his car in front of her to try to get her to stop. She told deputies she “feared for her life” because Naeve’s driving and was afraid for the couple’s 10-year-old son who was riding with him.

When deputies spoke with Naeve, he stated that he was “attempting to save his marriage” and admitted to speeding. He told deputies that he had a firearm located in the center of the front seat. Deputies located and secured a loaded .357 magnum revolver. Naeve was taken into custody.

Naeve made a preliminary court appearance on Friday where a signature bond was set at $5,000. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for May 5.

Advertising disclosure
To support our site and content, we work with partners to present valuable offers to help you save, earn, and get ahead. We may be compensated for the purchase of goods and services made through the links in this offer program.
Offers for you
Curated offers for our readers
advertiser disclosure
CodeMonkey
Coding for kids! Introducing programming games for the next generation. Get your kids coding today.
Start with a free trial.
Start with a free trial.

Get your students coding in no time!

CodeMonkey is a fun and educational game-based environment where kids learn to code without any prior experience. After completing CodeMonkey's award-winning coding courses, kids will be able to navigate through the programming world with a sense of confidence and accomplishment.

Kids will love learning to code with CodeMonkey

  • Ready to Go Courses. With CodeMonkey’s teacher kit and support team, anyone can teach the basics of computer science.
  • Real Coding Languages. CodeMonkey's courses teach text-based coding so students learn to program like a real developer.
  • Game-Based Learning. Kids learn coding in an engaging and rewarding environment that utilizes gaming elements.

Free Trial - Enjoy a full-blown gaming experience that will teach your kids to code!


Paul Holley is retired from careers in journalism, public relations and marketing but not from life. These days, he pretty much writes about what he feels like writing. You may contact him directly at:...