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Beloit man sentenced to 12 years for distributing heroin
A Beloit man was sentenced to 12 years in federal prison Thursday for distributing heroin, according to a news release from the U.S. attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin.
Walworth County business' checks altered, signed 'Sherlock Holmes'
Walworth County business' checks altered, signed 'Sherlock Holmes'
A Walworth County sheriff's detective is seeking information about checks from a local business that were altered and cashed after being signed by “Sherlock Holmes.”
Stoughton man arrested on seventh operating while intoxicated charge
Stoughton man arrested on seventh operating while intoxicated charge
Jonathan W. Seeliger, 35, Stoughton, was arrested Friday morning in Janesville on a charge of seventh-offense operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
Edgerton man accused of keeping, soliciting prostitutes
Edgerton man accused of keeping, soliciting prostitutes
Four people have been arrested in Edgerton after an investigation into reports of drug trafficking and prostitution.
Footville shed fire deemed suspicious
Footville shed fire deemed suspicious
Footville fire officials believe a fire that broke out in a metal shed Monday night might have been set intentionally.
Clayton Courtney pleads guilty to murder of Britney Cross
Clayton Courtney pleads guilty to murder of Britney Cross
Courtney pleaded guilty in Rock County Court on Tuesday to killing Cross in Janesville last May.
Will death make Tsarnaev a martyr? Experts say it depends
Will death make Tsarnaev a martyr? Experts say it depends
Some analysts worry that Tsarnaev's eventual execution could inspire more attacks. But others, including Islamic leaders, say no.
Janesville Police Department hopes to shed light on crime prevention
Janesville Police Department hopes to shed light on crime prevention
The Janesville Police Department's newest initiative is "Operation Porch Light."
Police: Chicago man arrested in Verizon robbery in Delavan
Police: Chicago man arrested in Verizon robbery in Delavan
Anthony D. Harris, 22, of Chicago has been arrested on charges of armed robbery and false imprisonment in connection with the robbery of Verizon Wireless in Delavan.
Boston Marathon bomber sentenced to death
Boston Marathon bomber sentenced to death
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been sentenced to death, officials announced Friday.