Crime http://wxpr.org en Minocqua Police Respond to Theft http://wxpr.org/post/minocqua-police-respond-theft <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Minocqua police are working to identify two suspects involved in a theft Monday.&nbsp; Officers responded to a theft from Kurt’s Island sport shop.&nbsp; The suspect or suspects are reported to have walked into the business office, opened a drawer where cash was kept, stole $1500 and walked out of the business after talking with employees.&nbsp; The </span>Minocqua<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Police Department is following up on several leads and is asking for anyone with information to come forward. &nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 23:11:38 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 17903 at http://wxpr.org Lewis Pleas No Contest in Homicide Case http://wxpr.org/post/lewis-pleas-no-contest-homicide-case <p>The last of three defendants charged after the heroin-induced death of a town of Crescent man one year ago has entered pleas.</p><p>Last week, 28 year old Richard Lewis entered no contest pleas to reckless homicide, and other charges in Oneida County Circuit Court. Co-defendant Jennifer Heiting of St. Germain has already entered as to similar charges, and both face possible 6 years in prison and nearly a decade on extended supervision.</p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 15:50:24 +0000 Ken Krall 12330 at http://wxpr.org Man Shot in Rhinelander Remains Critical http://wxpr.org/post/man-shot-rhinelander-remains-critical <p>The victim in a Monday night shooting in Rhinelander remains in critical condition. &nbsp;</p><p>The 49-year-old male received a single gunshot wound in the abdomen.&nbsp; Police responded to the incident at a residence on Mason Street at 7:45 pm.&nbsp; The wounded man was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital in Rhinelander, and was later airlifted to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 19:02:21 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 6470 at http://wxpr.org Man Shot in Rhinelander Remains Critical