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    NEWS

    Wisconsin Man Claimed He Killed His Wife Because She Was In Pain, Washed Decomposing Body Daily: Cops

    A Wisconsin man allegedly stabbed his wife to death and claimed she asked him to end her life because she was in chronic pain, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Grandfather In Wisconsin Allegedly Threatens Grandson With Gun After Dispute Over Chores, Police say

    A Wisconsin grandfather was arrested in connection to a disagreement over chores that escalated into an armed confrontation, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    COLD CASES

    Aspiring Model Found Dead In Her Car In Milwaukee. Thirty Years Later, Her Killer Remains Free.

    A young woman was found strangled in her car in Milwaukee years ago. Police still hope to solve the cold-case murder of the beautiful aspiring model.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    10-Year-Old Found Murdered In Wisconsin Woods. Police Scour For Clues On The Killer And Up Patrols Near Schools.

    Iliana Peters was reported missing in Wisconsin and later found dead in the woods. Police are investigating her homicide and searching for the killer.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    She Tried To Have Someone Murdered For $500. She Didn't Realize The Hitman Was Actually A Cop.

    A Wisconsin woman who had a murder-for-hire plot foiled when the intended killer worked as a police informant was sentenced to seven and a half years in prison.
    By David Wetzel
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    NEWS

    Mother Who Strangled Son After Sleeping 8 Hours In 5 Days Claims She ‘Did Not Have Control Of Her Thoughts’: Cops

    A Wisconsin mother originally from Russia is accused of killing her son and attempting to 'cut her heart' after she went days without sleeping, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    She Went Missing On Christmas Day 2016 And It Took Four Years To Charge Her Killer. Her Body Was Found A Week Later.

    A man was sentenced to prison for killing his caregiver, who went missing on Christmas 2016. Her remains were not found until hears after the murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    He lied to his parents about going to school and work. When they found out, he murdered them.

    A man told of a series of lies to his parents in Wisconsin. When they found out, he murdered them and dumped them along a river. Now, he will spend life in prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    ‘Addiction robbed him of his soul’: family grieves Wisconsin man fatally shot in alleged crack deal gone wrong

    A Wisconsin suspect is in custody after he allegedly shot a man and then tried to frame someone else for the crime, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    A man got in a drunken fight on Thanksgiving and stabbed a person to death. Now, he faces years behind bars.

    In Wisconsin, a man pleaded guilty to stabbing a victim during a drunken fight. The suspect now faces up to five years in prison for the homicide.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Dad accused of causing fatal injuries to 7-week-old child, now faces homicide charge

    A dad is accused of killing his 7-week-old newborn baby, police said. The child had several fractures, including to the skull. The suspect is being held in jail.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man found dead in house fire had been shot, police say his grandson is to blame

    A 68-year-old man found inside a house fire was actually shot before a fire. Now, police say his grandson has been arrested and charged with murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    MISSING

    A Wisconsin woman left to go to the bar to meet her cousin in 2009. She never returned.

    A woman left her Wisconsin home to meet her cousin at a bar in 2009 and hasn't been seen. The victim is also related to Summer Wells, who went missing in Tennessee.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    'We want justice': 5 men, 1 woman found shot to death in Milwaukee home

    Six people were found dead in a Wisconsin home and investigators are still searching for a suspect and motive for the mass murder The victims were between 23-43..
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Man accused of homicide after severely decomposed woman’s remains found in home almost 2 months after she died

    A Wisconsin man is under arrest in connection to the homicide of a woman whose severely decomposed body was found in a home nearly two months after she died.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He couldn't post bail and instead beat a fellow inmate to death. He just learned how much longer he'll spend behind bars.

    A man who attacked and beat a fellow jail inmate to death was sentenced to prison. The victim's family criticized the response to stop the assault.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Milwaukee woman allegedly stabbed a man, then ran him over multiple times with his car

    A Milwaukee woman has been charged with first degree intentional homicide after she allegedly ran over a man with his own car multiple times after stabbing him.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    She was supposed to provide childcare. Instead, she smoked meth with her boyfriend and killed a toddler.

    A woman and her boyfriend were supposed to be watching a toddler but instead used drugs. They will now both head to prison for the child's death.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Child witnesses father get gunned down after an argument erupted over unpaid debt, authorities say

    A suspect is under arrest in connection to the fatal shooting of a man, whose young child witnessed the incident and later identified the alleged killer.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    One dead, one arrested after shooting outside Wisconsin gas station, cops say

    One man is dead and another person was arrested and charged with murder after police say a shooting took place outside a gas station in Wisconsin.
    By Todd Betzold
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    OPINION

    Inside the criminal mind: Does Kyle Rittenhouse's upbringing explain why he was in Kenosha that fateful night

    As Kyle Rittenhouse continues to wait for a jury in his Wisconsin murder trial, does his background provide an insight into his decisions and dreams?
    By Carole Lieberman MD
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    TRIAL ARCHIVES

    Closing arguments set for Kyle Rittenhouse trail, jury to soon decide fate

    Kyle Rittenhouse's fate will soon be decided by a jury as lawyers give their closing arguments in his murder trial in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The case is about a shooting during protests.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Missing woman's body has not been found, but police say man charged with her murder

    A missing Wisconsin woman's body has not been found, but police are saying an Iowa man has been arrested and charged in connection to her murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Ex-police chief busted with child porn days before reporting to federal prison on child porn charge

    A former police chief in Ohio was set to report to prison on a child porn charge. But, he was caught with more child porn days before reporting for his crime.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    TRIAL ARCHIVES

    Defense, prosecutors paint different pictures of Kyle Rittenhouse shooting. The question is, was it self-defense?

    The trial against Kyle Rittenhouse has started in Kenosha, Wisconsin, with lawyers giving opening statements. He shot people during police protests, but was it self-defense?
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Pimp beat women, put cigarettes out on their face and made them continue to work after being raped

    A man was sentenced in Wisconsin to prison for sex trafficking. Prosecutors say he spent decades beating women and forcing them into prostitution.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Wisconsin woman kills one in drunken crash after driving wrong-way on highway, cops say

    A Wisconsin woman drove drunk down the wrong way of a highway, authorities said. She crashed into a vehicle killing one, and now faces murder accusations.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Two Afghan refugees at Wisconsin Army base accused of crimes, including child sex assault

    In separate and unrelated cases, two Afghan evacuees are accused of committing serious crimes while at Fort McCoy in Wisconsin. One victim was a child.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    15-year-old accused in connection to a fatal shooting in Wisconsin will face charges as an adult

    A 15-year-old has been charged as an adult in connection with a murder in Wisconsin. He was arrested with a firearm at school, officials said.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    4 people were found dead in an abandoned SUV left in a cornfield. Police just announced an arrest.

    One suspect is arrested and police are searching for a second in connection to a quadruple homicide in Wisconsin. The victims were left in an abandoned SUV.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Wisconsin couple face multiple charges after newly adopted daughter dies from traumatic head injuries

    A newly adopted 5-year-old girl hospitalized for 10 days with a brain injury has died, police said. Now, a couple faces charges in connection to her death.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    FEATURES

    He killed a couple in a park then went to live a normal life for decades. Now, he'll die in prison.

    An 84-year-old was sentenced to life in prison for the cold-case murder of a couple in a Wisconsin park. The suspect lived a normal life for decades after the killings.
    By Jean Campbell
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    COLD CASES

    'Silly the Clown' had a dark side — it included abuse and the alleged cold-case homicide of a newborn.

    A performer known as "Silly the Clown" was charged with homicide in connection to the death of a newborn. Police say he's been abusing women for years.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    Slender Man Got Inside People’s Heads and Led to a Real-Life Crime

    Slender Man was a popular figure on the internet, but the idea was thrust into the spotlight after a stabbing in Wisconsin. The suspects said they did it to impress the fictional character.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    Wisconsin authorities hunting for man who allegedly killed ex-girlfriend in failed plot to kidnap their child

    A man is still at large after he allegedly murdered his ex-girlfriend in a failed scheme to kidnap their child, police said. Authorities offering a reward.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    MISSING

    Police frantically search for baby with medical condition after mom threatens harm during police car chase

    Police are searching for a mom and a newborn in Wisconsin and issued an AMBER Alert. The baby has a medical condition and is without medicine.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man left 2-year-old dead in a ditch, killed her mother. 'Things turned out the way it turned out,' he says.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a woman and her toddler. The woman was killed in Wisconsin and the toddler was found in Minnesota.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Woman's, two kids' bodies found burned and left in a garage. The man who lit them on fire learned his prison fate.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for killing a woman and her kids in Wisconsin. Their bodies were found burned and left in a garage, police said.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Investigators in Wisconsin hunting for suspects in triple homicide believed to be ‘targeted act’

    Investigators in Wisconsin are trying to solve the murders of three men discovered at a rock quarry. Police say the deaths do not relate to the mine operation.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    13-year-old tried tp steal a man's car at a gas station, now the victim is being charged for firing shots

    A 13-year-old girl in Kenosha, Wisconsin, was shot while attempting to steal a car from a gas station. She remains hospitalized and the victim who shot her faces charges.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Wisconsin man whose mother is missing accused of shooting, dismembering father

    Police are trying to find a Wisconsin woman whose son is accused of shooting and dismembering his father before reporting the couple missing.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Wisconsin woman found dead in garage, relative living with her accused of murder

    A 97-year-old Wisconsin woman was found dead in her garage and police have charged her lived-in relative in connection to her murder. A motive has not been released.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Wisconsin man killed his step-grandfather with an ax, wounded two other seniors, cops say

    A Wisconsin man has been arrested after he allegedly killed his step-grandfather with an ax. Two other seniors were injured, and one is in the hospital recovering.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Murder suspect forced woman to drive 2,000 miles to flee his Oregon killing spree, cops say

    A man wanted in connection to three killings in Oregon turned himself to police in Wisconsin. Police say he made a woman drive him 2,000 miles from the crimes.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Ex-Big Ten All-American accused of sexually assaulting 7-year-old child

    Tom Burke, a former lineman with the University of Wisconsin, was accused of raping a child. The All-America was booked into jail and released on bond.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • fire
    NEWS

    Woman sets sleeping husband’s head on fire after he tells her he’s moving out, police say

    A woman in Wisconsin allegedly set her sleeping husband on fire, leaving him with severe injuries in a domestic violence-related incident, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    One dead, two injured in Wisconsin stabbing, suspect in custody

    A suspect has been arrested in connection with a deadly stabbing that took place in Monroe County, Wisconsin on Sunday. One victim was killed and two were injured.
    By Mack Bush
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