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TSA stop at Milwaukee airport leads to trafficking, fraud charges

MILWAUKEE - A New York man is charged with human trafficking and other crimes after being stopped at Milwaukee's Mitchell International Airport on June 23. Prosecutors say Alfredo Davis, 37, forced a woman to take part in a bank fraud scheme across the U.S. Milwaukee County sheriff's deputies were called...
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Joe Ingles’ wife announces his Bucks deal in hilarious tweet

Joe Ingles’ wife got the scoop. According to Renae Ingles, the free agent forward will sign a one-year deal with the Bucks. Ingles spent eight seasons with the Jazz following nine years playing overseas. “BREAKING NEWS: Sources very close to free agent @Joeingles7 can confirm that he has agreed to a one-year deal with the Milwaukee Bucks,” Ingles’ wife tweeted on Thursday. “CEO of the house, Renae Ingles, is thrilled for Joe and their family. Joe himself, is said to be very bucking happy. #nba#nbanews.” Ingles seemingly confirmed the news, responding to the tweet with an eyeball emoji. The 34-year-old...
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Brookfield movie theater shooting: 1 injured, suspect sought

BROOKFIELD, Wis. - Brookfield police are investigating a shooting that happened outside the Movie Tavern Theater just after midnight July 2. Officers responded to a report of shots being fired and found one person who had been struck by gunfire. That individual was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

3-year-old boy accidentally shoots himself, police say

MILWAUKEE — A 3-year-old boy got a hold of a gun and accidentally shot himself early Friday morning police said. It happened around 4:40 a.m. near 20th Street and Juneau Avenue. The medical examiner pronounced him dead at Children's Wisconsin. The family identified the boy as A'Kai Stilo. A...

One injured in shooting outside of Brookfield movie theatre

Brookfield police are searching for a known suspect in connection to a shooting outside of the Movie Tavern in Brookfield Square Friday night that left one person with non life threatening issues. The shooting happened just after midnight Saturday morning and the victim was brought to a local hospital in...

Milwaukee police investigating late night homicide

Milwaukee police are investigating a homicide near the corner of 21st and McKinley. It happened around 10:25 Friday night. Police say a 50-year-old man died on scene from his injuries. They did not say how he died. No arrests have been made and MPD is asking anyone with information to...

One person was injured in a shooting outside Brookfield's Movie Tavern Theater, police say

One person was injured July 2 in a shooting outside the Movie Tavern Theater in Brookfield, 175 S. Moorland Road.  The Brookfield Police Department responded to a shots fired call around 12 a.m., according to a news release. One person was struck and was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.  The Brookfield Police Department is investigating...
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Man shot, wounded at Brookfield Square Movie Tavern

BROOKFIELD — A man shot and wounded another man at the Brookfield Square Movie Tavern early this morning, according to scanner traffic. The shooting occurred in the Movie Tavern at the mall at approximately 12:10 a.m. Dispatchers also said the two men had argued before one drew a gun...

Wis. school board members dismissed book about Japanese American incarceration as being ‘unbalanced,’ parents say

Parents are pushing back after a committee whose members sit on a Wisconsin school board did not move forward with approving a book about Japanese American incarceration during World War II for a sophomore English literature class. Muskego-Norway School Board members said including the book would require “balance” with perspective...

1 hurt in shooting outside Brookfield movie theater

BROOKFIELD, Wis. — Police in Brookfield are looking for the gunman they say shot a person outside a movie theater just after midnight Saturday morning. It happened at the Movie Tavern Theater at Brookfield Square. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Brookfield Police Department's Captain...

Grading the Milwaukee Bucks signing of Joe Ingles

When free agency opened Thursday night one of the first moves announced for the Milwaukee Bucks was the signing of veteran forward Joe Ingles. Ingles has spent his entire career with the Utah Jazz up to this point. What are the Milwaukee Bucks getting in Ingles? Essentially a tall veteran shooter, but Ingles is capable of more. Also, while a lot of fans are concerned about his injury, his entire career before tearing his ACL in 2021 Ingles has played 67 games or more, outside of one injury, Ingles has been very durable.

Wauwatosa graduation party ends with a robbery at gunpoint and a car being stolen

Relaxed cheer and celebration could be found in the Olde Hillcrest neighborhood of Wauwatosa where a graduation party was being held on June 26. But the scene quickly turned to one of tense fear as three hooded men, one holding a gun, stormed the backyard and demanded partygoers turn over their valuables.   Officers responded within minutes, but only...

MLB fans blast latest disastrous strike call from umpire

As the Milwaukee Brewers were mounting a ninth-inning rally against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday, they dealt with one of the most pressing narratives of the MLB season — poor umpiring. With two outs and two on, Milwaukee’s Kolten Wong came up against Pittsburgh’s David Bednar. It appeared as...

3-year-old in Milwaukee dies after accidentally shooting himself early Friday

A 3-year-old boy died early Friday morning on Milwaukee's west side after police say he obtained a gun and unintentionally shot himself. Police said they were called to the 1100 block of N. 20th Street at 4:40 a.m. Friday. The boy, identified as Akai W. Stilo, was taken to Children's Wisconsin hospital, where he later died, according to the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office. ...

Fire causes $175K damage to Caledonia home

CALEDONIA – An early morning fire caused an estimated $175,000 in damages to a home and injured a Caledonia firefighter on Friday. The Caledonia Fire Department was called to the home at 5617 Eagle Point Drive at 1:10 a.m. The home’s occupants reported that the fire alarms were sounding and flames could be seen at the back of the structure. All of the occupants evacuated safely.