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Jordan P. Fricke appears in intake court and is charged in the murder of Milwaukee Police Officer Matthew Rittner, Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Milwaukee. A court commissioner found probable cause to hold Fricke for further proceedings. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 14. (Michael Sears/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)
February 10, 2019 - 5:36 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A man who was charged Sunday with killing a Milwaukee officer during a drug raid on his home told investigators that he didn't realize it was police trying to break down his door, authorities said. Jordan P. Fricke, 26, is charged with first-degree intentional homicide and other...
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Ald. Ameya Pawar, at lectern, gets the endorsement from U.S. Rep. Chuy Garcia, right. (WBBM Newsradio)
February 10, 2019 - 2:57 pm
Rep. Jesus "Chuy" Garcia noted Pawar's support of a higher minimum wage and paid sick leave in the Chicago City Council as signs of his progressive chops that Garcia feels the city needs in its next treasurer.
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Defendants (left to right) Ernest Collins, Cassandra Green and Candice Jones | DuPage County state's attorney's office
February 10, 2019 - 10:43 am
Candice Jones of Chicago allegedly gave her son a .38 caliber revolver and said, “You’re going to do this," a reference to murdering her son's childhood friend.
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