Author Archives: Jake Gerard

Police Still Investigating Beating Death of Two-Month-Old Boy in Milwaukee

Police Still Investigating Beating Death of Two-Month-Old Boy in Milwaukee

Police in Milwaukee continue to investigate a domestic violence incident that left a two-month-old child dead.  Officers say a man known to Jaquirion Dancer struck him Wednesday morning and caused life-threatening injuries.  The baby died later that night at Children’s Hospital.  The suspect was taken into custody and investigators are trying to determine a motive…Read more »

Republican Lawmakers Limit Lieutenant Governor’s Security Budget

Republican Lawmakers Limit Lieutenant Governor’s Security Budget

Republican members of the Joint Finance Committee have voted to limit the budget for the lieutenant governor’s security.  Recent reports show Democrat Mandela Barnes has spent nine times as much on security as his predecessor, former Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch.  Barnes has only held the office for five months.  The new state budget will limit…Read more »

Waukesha Sheriff:  Woman In Van Was A Hostage, But Now Faces Drug Charges

Waukesha Sheriff: Woman In Van Was A Hostage, But Now Faces Drug Charges

Investigators with the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Office say the woman inside the van in that standoff earlier this week was a hostage.  Authorities say Kalin Sunde was being held against her will by her boyfriend.  Nathan Halfmann is recovering from multiple gunshot wounds he suffered when the standoff ended.  Sunde faces drug charges.  She’s accused…Read more »

Evers Says He Will Veto 4 Abortion Bills Passed By Lawmakers

Evers Says He Will Veto 4 Abortion Bills Passed By Lawmakers

Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers has promised to veto the four abortion-related bills passed by the state Senate Wednesday.  Republican backers don’t have the votes they need to override if he does.  One bill touches on the rare times a baby is born alive during an abortion attempt.  Democrats like Evers say existing laws already cover…Read more »

Man Trying To Have His Ear Re-Attached After Janesville Attack

Man Trying To Have His Ear Re-Attached After Janesville Attack

A Janesville woman is free on bond after being charged with aggravated battery.  Rock County prosecutors say 34-year-old Nicole Perez bit a man’s ear off late last week as they were fighting.  The incident happened after a night of drinking.  The victim says he found the detached piece of his ear and asked doctor’s to…Read more »

Trial Starts For New Richmond Man Accused Of Killing His Son

Trial Starts For New Richmond Man Accused Of Killing His Son

The trial has started for a New Richmond man who is accused of killing his son during an April 2018 incident.  Kayle Fleischauer entered a not guilty plea last year to a charge of first-degree intentional homicide.  Fleischauer’s daughter called 9-1-1 after she found the body of 20-year-old Chase Fleischauer on the floor in her…Read more »

Sauk Prairie Police Identify 2 People Found Dead Sunday Afternoon

Sauk Prairie Police Identify 2 People Found Dead Sunday Afternoon

Sauk Prairie police are hoping an autopsy performed today (Tuesday) will tell them what caused the deaths of a mother and her son who were found in their home.  Police Chief Jerry Strunz says there is no obvious indication about what killed 88-year-old Margaret Fass and her 63-year-old son David.  Fire officials have ruled out…Read more »

3 People Shot Outside Milwaukee’s Miramar Theatre

3 People Shot Outside Milwaukee’s Miramar Theatre

Witnesses say theatre guests were running into nearby businesses in the chaos after a shooting outside the Miramar last weekend.  Three people were wounded at about 8:10 P-M Saturday.  One man told police he heard about seven or eight gunshots.  Milwaukee police say a fight broke out during a live concert inside the building and…Read more »