Homicide suspect Erik Rosales is in custody

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Erik Rosales

MILWAUKEE —  Homicide suspect, 16-year-old Erik Rosales, has been taken into custody. Rosales was wanted in connection with the stabbing and murder of Elideo Jiminez on Milwaukee’s south side Wednesday, April 11.

Rosales and 18-year-old Juan Ramos are both charged with first degree intentional homicide of Jiminez. Ramos remained on the scene of the crime and was immediately taken into custody.

Rosales was arrested with the help of the Madison Police Department and the Iowa County Sheriff’s Department.

If convicted on the charges, Ramos and Rosales could each face up to life in prison.

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