Tim Carpenter

Crime Traveler– The self-abduction of Tim Carpenter

Carpenter was married and had two teenage daughters at the time of his disappearance. He was also the founder of Christian Publishers Outlet and owner of Heir Press. Reports say Carpenter failed to return home after a late-night visit at his Heir Press offices on South Campbell. Family members called authorities to report Carpenter missing […]
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Protester acquitted in beating of state Senator Tim Carpenter

A Madison protestor is found not guilty in the attack on a state senator. A jury Tuesday acquitted Kerida O’Reilly on all charges related to the attack on Milwaukee State Senator Tim Carpenter at the State Capitol last summer. Police say she led the crowd that beat and kicked Carpenter after he took a photo of the riot at the Capitol square. The jury deliberated for about three hours. Samantha Hamer, a former Platteville native, was also charged in the attack on Carpenter. She pleaded to a lesser charge a few months ago.