Suburban Crime: 12-Pound Pot Delivery Intercepted in Sussex
Read some of the more notable crime stories from around suburban Milwaukee this week.
Here are some of Patch's top crime- and police-related stories from throughout the Milwaukee area in the last week. Click on a link to see the all the details.
Drug delivery intercepted: The Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the delivery of a 12-pound package of marijuana to a residential address in Sussex.
Child porn conviction: A former barber in Whitefish Bay was found guilty Thursday on six federal charges relating to child pornography.
Sexual assault charges: A 17-year-old Port Washington boy is charged with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl, who said she was dating the boy, early last month.
Nine-time drunk driver sentenced: A woman who was arrested this summer for her ninth OWI near Wauwatosa with her infant in the back seat was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday.
Bank robbery suspects charged: Two men from Kenosha were charged this week with robbing a TCF Bank branch in Racine on Monday.
Use of force: Police in Waukesha used several shots from what was described as a “less-lethal shotgun,” then a Taser, to subdue a man who led them on a high-speed chase through city streets.
The above items are from reports from local police departments and criminal complaints. In all incidents where an arrest occurred, a charge is merely an accusation and not evidence of guilt. The arrested person is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.