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May 25, 2010
Wisconsin couple killed in home, no suspects identified
LA CROSSE (AP) -- Investigators were pursuing several leads but had no suspects Tuesday after a substitute teacher and her husband were found dead inside their western Wisconsin home, officials said. The bodies of Dennis Koula, 68, and his wife, Merna, 65, were discovered Monday...
May 25, 2010 - 6:49pm
May 24, 2010
Kenosha man accused of bludgeoning blind neighbor
May 24, 2010 - 6:27am
February 27, 2010
Police make arrest in Eau Claire boy's death
CHIPPEWA FALLS (AP) -- Chippewa Falls police have made an arrest in the death of a 17-year-old boy whose body was found on the bank of the Chippewa River this week. Chippewa Falls interim police chief John Liddell says officers arrested 30-year old Shane A. Hawkins from Chippewa...
February 27, 2010 - 8:56pm
February 26, 2010
Police: 17-year-old Eau Claire boy was murdered
CHIPPEWA FALLS (AP) -- Chippewa Falls police say a 17-year-old boy whose body was found on the bank of the Chippewa River this week was murdered. Police identified the boy Friday as Jason A. Grau of Eau Claire.
February 26, 2010 - 8:43pm
February 14, 2010
Yanked hair may be clue in double murder
Despite being beaten and pistol-whipped, one of two men shot to death outside a south side tavern might have managed to rip a clump of hair from the head of one of his assailants - evidence that could lead to homicide charges, according to court records in the case. A search warrant...
February 14, 2010 - 8:00am
January 27, 2010
Iron River native wanted for homicide caught in Colorado
MILWAUKEE -- Authorities in Colorado say they've caught up with an Iron River native wanted for killing his ex-girlfriend, driving around with...
January 27, 2010 - 7:54am
January 25, 2010
Trial to begin three years after triple homicide
Three years after the triple homicide, Angela Puckett still keeps photos of the Lentz family in her living room. Puckett smiled recently as she admired photos of Danyetta Lentz, 38, and her children, Nicole, 17, and Scott, 14. Nicole is holding Puckett's infant daughter in one picture....
January 25, 2010 - 12:04pm
January 16, 2010
Trucker helped in fugitive's recapture
A truck driver who was giving escaped fugitive and murder suspect Justin Welch a ride was instrumental in Welch's recapture on Thursday about 34 hours after he made a violent escape at a rest area along Interstate 40 near Van Buren, Ark., according to one account of Welch's arrest. Welch,...
January 16, 2010 - 7:00am
January 2, 2010
Police: Altoona woman was murdered
ALTOONA, Wis. (AP) -- Police say a 43-year-old woman who went missing for several days in western Wisconsin was murdered. Altoona Police Officer Scott Kelley says Theresa Lynn Still, of Altoona, died of "complex homicidal violence." Still was last seen Sunday evening at an Altoona...
January 2, 2010 - 5:42am
December 11, 2009
Appeals court upholds murder conviction
A court of appeals on Tuesday upheld a first-degree intentional homicide conviction against Michael David Mattson for the beating death of his girlfriend, Myrna Clemons in 1993. Mattson, 58, was the main suspect when Clemons was found dead in her Allouez home Feb. 19, 1993. At the...
December 11, 2009 - 8:00am
July 4, 2009
Coroner: Teen 5th killed by apparent serial killer
GAFFNEY, S.C. (AP) -- A teenage girl shot while helping her father in their family's small furniture and appliance store died Saturday, becoming the fifth victim of a suspected serial killer terrorizing a small South Carolina community, authorities said. Abby Tyler, 15, died about...
July 4, 2009 - 8:23pm
May 22, 2009
Charges filed against 2 in Radisson slaying
HAYWARD (AP) -- Two people face charges in what investigators say was a killing with satanic overtones in the Sawyer County community of Radisson. Authorities say 27-year-old Christopher Roalson of Radisson broke into Irena Roszak's home and killed the 93-year-old woman May 3. Charges...
May 22, 2009 - 9:12pm
May 9, 2009
Deputy: Satanic overtones emerge in stabbing case
A man and a teenage boy are being held in connection with the "thrill kill" murder Sunday of an elderly woman, who was attacked while she slept in her Radisson home, about 25 miles north of Bruce, according to Sawyer County officials. Christopher Lee Roalson, 27, of Radisson and...
May 9, 2009 - 7:52pm
April 25, 2008
Mattson sentenced to serve 35 years for murder
The last time Richard Leech saw his sister, Myrna Jean Clemons, her face was swollen and bruised and her head was wrapped up from where Michael Mattson crushed her skull. "You're a coward for all the times you hit women," Leech told Mattson prior to his sentencing Friday. "I hope...
April 25, 2008 - 12:00am
February 28, 2008
Panel advances 'Leah's Law'
MADISON -- A law that would create a statewide violent offender database cleared its first hurdle Wednesday when the Assembly Committee on Criminal Justice voted unanimously to move "Leah's Law" to the full Assembly and Senate for consideration. People who would be covered under...
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am