Rock County Man Sentenced To 7 Years For Selling Drug Which Caused Fatal Overdose

A Rock County judge has sentenced a man to seven years in prison for selling the fentanyl-laced heroin which killed a woman in December 2018.  Attorneys for Chaz Harris had reached a plea agreement with the prosecution, but the judge added some time to the sentence.  Investigators were able to link the drugs which caused…read more »


Marcus Randle El Formally Charged, Drugs Involved

A former University of Wisconsin football player who is the brother of a standout in the 2011 Super Bowl has been formally charged in a double homicide that police say was connected to a drug deal. Marcus Randle El was charged Friday in Rock County Court with two counts of first degree intentional homicide. The…read more »

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Admitted Arsonist Placed On 10 Years’ Probation

A Delavan man who admitted his involvement in at least five arsons will be on probation for the next 10 years.  Thirty-year-old Daniel Zitella was sentenced in Walworth County District Court last Friday.  In addition to the probation, Zitella will serve six months in jail with work release and he will have to pay restitution. …read more »


Election Results for Jefferson and Rock Counties

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Janesville Police ID Suspect in Monday’s Double-Homicide

Janesville police say they have identified a suspect in Monday’s double homicide, but they’re not naming the person and haven’t confirmed an arrest.  Investigators say the suspect was known to both 30-year-old Seairaha J. Winchester and 27-year-old Brittany N. McAdory.  The women’s bodies were found near Interstate 39-90 early that morning.  Janesville police say the…read more »