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  • What to do if your car is damaged by road construction

    MILWAUKEE — Road construction nearly everywhere. What should you do if your car is damaged? Contact 6 has the answer, Wednesday on FOX6 News at 10.

  • CAST YOUR VOTE for this week’s Play of the Week

    MILWAUKEE — The FOX6 Sports Blitz invites you to cast a vote for the Play of the Week. From the Packers to the Brewers, the Bucks to the Badgers… There are great feats of athleticism just about every day in Wisconsin. We want you to help us decide which was the most dramatic, the most incredible, the most jaw-dropping play you’ve seen this week. CAST YOUR VOTE in the poll below.

  • Admirals earn point in OT loss to Rampage; 2-1

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Defenseman Joey LaLeggia scored a penalty shot goal at 4:23 of overtime to lift the San Antonio Rampage to a 2-1 win over the Milwaukee Admirals at the AT&T Center. LaLeggia had a breakaway from the Admirals blue line when he was hooked from behind by Admirals defenseman Fred Allard. LaLeggia was awarded a penalty shot and scored his third goal of the season to get the victory. Milwaukee goalie Troy Grosenick stopped 29 shots in […]

  • West Allis police seek 2 suspects tied to vehicle, gun theft

    WEST ALLIS — West Allis officials are looking to track down two suspects believed to be connected to a vehicle and gun theft. Sunday, Dec. 2 officers were called around 6:15 for a report of a vehicle theft near 60th and Mineral. Authorities were able to recover the vehicle near Highway 175 and Lloyd, but a Taurus 9 mm handgun is still missing. Police say the suspects believed to be involved were identified by surveillance. PHOTO GALLERY According to police, […]

  • FedEx employee steals homeowner’s security camera while video is rolling

    RACINE COUNTY — A 19-year-old FedEx employee was arrested after prosecutors say he stole a security camera off a home in Racine County. The problem is that camera and another camera were both recording. According to a criminal complaint, James Placencia delivered a package to a home in Caledonia Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 5. Prosecutors say he stole a security camera off the home. Placencia told investigators he was angry and he wanted to “lash out at technology and God.” FedEx sent the […]

  • 1 dead, 1 seriously hurt after driver loses control on I-94 near Pewaukee

    WAUKESHA COUNTY — A fatal crash closed all westbound lanes of I-94 at County SS near Elmhurst Road Friday afternoon, Dec. 7. According to the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department, a 34-year-old Madison man traveling eastbound on I-94, lost control, struck the center median and hit a vehicle traveling westbound, driven by a 58-year-old man. Despite life-saving measures, the 34-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. The 58-year-old man was transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. PHOTO GALLERY Traffic […]

  • Update: 3rd team enters Bucks’ trade with Cavs, sending Sam Dekker to Wizards

    MILWAUKEE– Two reports indicated NBA forward Sam Dekker was being traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Milwaukee Bucks. But it appears to have been a bit premature. The latest tweet from ESPN Senior NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski indicates Dekker may now be headed to the Washington Wizards. Sources: Washington will join the Cavs-Bucks deal as a third team — and acquire Sam Dekker for Jason Smith and a future second-round pick. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) December 8, 2018 Earlier tweets […]

  • ‘Some terrible decisions:’ Terria Rudzinski sentenced to year in jail for striking husband with vehicle

    RACINE COUNTY — Terria Rudzinski, a Waterford woman accused of striking her husband with a vehicle in February 2017, was sentenced on Friday, Dec. 7 to one year in the Racine County Jail with Huber privileges for child care and employment. She also received eight years of probation. Rudzinski, 33, originally faced six charges in the case. But in September, she pleaded no contest to charges of hit-and-run involving great bodily harm and causing injury OWI. Charges of injury by […]

  • Reggie Gaston sentenced to 30 years in prison in crash that killed woman, infant

    MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee man will spend 30 years in prison for his role in the deaths of a mother and her infant child. A Milwaukee County judge sentenced Reggie Gaston, 24, on Friday, Dec. 7 to 30 years in prison and another 17 years of extended supervision. Gaston was also ordered to pay more than $9,600 in restitution. The aftermath from the early-morning crash, left a horrific scene near 35th and Capitol on Oct. 2, 2017. Two people died, 27-year-old […]

  • Sylvester Kimble to spend 8 years in prison for fatal hit-and-run crash from Oct. 2017

    MILWAUKEE — Sylvester Kimble was sentenced on Friday, Dec. 7 to eight years in prison plus another seven years of extended supervision in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed a 48-year-old woman at the intersection of 76th and Appleton on Oct. 5, 2017. Kimble, 20, faced the following charges: Hit-and-run – resulting in death Knowingly operate motor vehicle while suspended – cause death In a plea deal that unfolded last month, Kimble agreed to plead guilty to the hit-and-run charge in […]

  • Are e-gift cards safe?

    In past years, holiday gift card purchases have topped some 27 billion dollars. About 6 in 10 people prefer to shop for themselves with a gift card. But Consumer Reports says those physical cards for specific stores and vendors that you buy off a rack can be an easy mark for criminals. Scammers copy the gift card codes and then they scratch off the strip on the back of the card to steal the PIN. And then once you load […]

  • Woman accused of OWI, slamming into trooper’s squad; said ‘she felt fine to drive’

    KENOSHA COUNTY — Yessica Trevino of Fond du Lac is now charged in connection with a crash involving a Wisconsin State Trooper in Kenosha County. The wreck happened on the evening of Dec. 2 along southbound I-94/I-41 near Bristol. Trevino, 31, is charged with the following criminal counts: Knowingly operate motor vehicle without a valid license – cause great bodily harm Possession of THC Injury by intoxicated use of a vehicle Operating while intoxicated causing injury – 1st offense, with a […]