Laptops reported stolen from Best Buy
Thieves broke in to Best Buy, 11840 71st St., just after 4 a.m. Thursday and broke into a case of Apple laptops.
They entered through a side door to the building, setting off alarms, grabbing the laptops and fleeing before police arrived a short time later.
The burglary is under investigation.
Boy hurt when driver loses control of car
An 8-year-old boy escaped with minor injuries after a man lost control of a vehicle, sending it toward a group of children who were playing near an apartment.
According to Kenosha Police, the 49-year-old man was driving through a parking lot behind an apartment building in the 4800 block of 36th Avenue at about 7:40 p.m. Wednesday.
When another car attempted to pull into the parking lot, the man corrected to avoid hitting that vehicle but hit a large pothole that caused him to lose control and accelerate toward a group of children playing outside.
The man swerved the vehicle to avoid the children but struck the 8-year-old with the side of the vehicle.
The boy was taken to a hospital and treated for minor injuries, scrapes and bruises.
Authorities indicated no tickets were issued.
Crime Report (Aug. 8-20, 2019)
Here are the crime stories published online and in the print product of the Kenosha News between Aug. 8 and Aug. 20, 2019.
When she closes her eyes, she sees the face of her granddaughter.
A 39-year-old man was shot in the leg during a large fight outside an apartment building early Sunday.
CALEDONIA — Caledonia Police have identified the man who was shot and killed by a Caledonia police officer on Sunday evening after the man all…
CALEDONIA — A man was fatally shot Sunday after he reportedly attacked a Caledonia police officer with an edged weapon, according to the Caled…
TOWN OF BURLINGTON — A town of Burlington man is accused of firing a gun into the ground while intoxicated during a bonfire.
Kenosha Police have arrested two people in connection with the death of a baby whose body was allegedly dumped in a field.
Kenosha Police and other law enforcement personnel spent many hours Wednesday and Thursday searching a wooded area for evidence in connection …
Kenosha Police have called off a search for evidence in connection with a death reported last month.
Police arrest 2 after fight in car
A Kenosha man charged with negligent homicide for the death of a 5-year-old who shot himself while in his care was back in court on new charge…
A 22-year-old woman was in her bedroom at her home when she noticed something she did not recognize sitting on shelf in her closet.
RACINE — A police officer was injured while attempting to arrest a 22-year-old man who had allegedly threatened to shoot a woman, choked her a…
After spending 220 days in jail after he was arrested for shooting his brother in the leg, a Kenosha man was sentenced to time served and two …
RACINE — When Keisha Farrington allegedly struck and killed a man on July 30 while reportedly driving intoxicated, it wasn’t the first time sh…