Jealousy: Wisconsin man bites off part of rival's ear and lip
If I can't have her, I'll at least bite off your face
A Wood County judge has sentenced a man to 10 years in prison on a mayhem charge for biting off part of a man's ear and lip in 2004. The criminal complaint said Strupp tried to date a woman but she didn't want a romantic relationship. When he saw her in a Wisconsin Rapids parking lot with another man, he broke their car window, beat the man, bit off part of his ear and bit his lower lip.That cute teen girl online could be a male police officer
A 46-year-old Green Bay man faces two felony charges after police say he arranged a sexual encounter in Eau Claire by computer with a 15-year-old girl. The girl turned out to be a male law enforcement officer posing as an underage female.
No one would spend that much time on a bus unless they were drug traffickers
SUN PRAIRIE -- Investigators say it was a tip about frequent bus trips from Texas to Sun Prairie that caused suspicion. Police had a tip about a Texas couple taking an awful lot of bus trips between that state and Sun Prairie, according to WMTV-TV. Police say 63 pounds of marijuana worth about $176,000 was found in the suspects' luggage.
Fishing contest winner accused of fish smuggling
SOMERSET - A northern Wisconsin ice fishing contest ended with a big turnaround Tuesday, after suspicions about the catch caused the grand prize -- a $27,000 Dodge pickup truck -- to go to the runner-up instead of the initial winner. TV cameras were rolling when he was asked what he would do with the grand prize and replied: "Drive it like it's stolen." But organizer John Montpetit said a tournament worker and an anonymous caller raised suspicions about the winner's soaked sweat shirt, and girls who sold refreshments told of the excessive amount of bottled water the man bought in the 14-degree weather.
Former teacher and school board member pleaded guilty to underage sex charge
A former teacher and school board member in Superior, Wis., has pleaded guilty to criminal sexual conduct involving a teenage boy. In court, Rehnstrand acknowledged that he knew the victim was 17 when Rehnstrand accompanied him on an overnight trip to Eden Prairie on Aug. 20, 2008.
Aldermann stole cigars, but doesn't even smoke
A Baraboo, Wis., alderman says he's still running for mayor, despite charges of retail theft. A criminal complaint says Michael Cone has admitting stealing cigars from a humidor at Vikings Express in Baraboo, but he doesn't even smoke.
Teacher killed in fatal bar confrontation
Police in Kenosha, Wis., are examining surveillance video and investigating tips as they search for the men involved in a fatal confrontation outside a local bar. Colin Byars, a 24-year-old special education teacher, was punched in the face when he tried to stop the men from harassing his female friends Saturday.
Anywhere but here: Ex-mayor wants sex addiction treatment as far away as possible
The former mayor of Racine, Wis., wants his bond modified in order to travel to Pennsylvania to get treatment for sexual addiction.
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