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Lake County state’s attorney defends plan to extradite Kyle Rittenhouse to Wisconsin

The Lake County state’s attorney said on Thursday that details in the case against Kyle Rittenhouse have no role in whether he is extradited to Wisconsin to face murder charges, according to a report. Rittenhouse, 17, of Antioch, is facing charges in Wisconsin of first-degree intentional homicide, two counts of first-degree recklessly endangering safety, first-degree […]

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Lake County prosecutors announce they will not file charges against Kyle Rittenhouse

Lake County prosecutors said that the gun Kyle Rittenhouse used in the Kenosha shooting was bought, stored and used in Wisconsin. No charges will be filed against him in Lake County. Rittenhouse, 17, of Antioch, is facing charges in Wisconsin of first-degree intentional homicide, two counts of first-degree recklessly endangering safety, first-degree reckless homicide, attempted […]

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Wisconsin prosecutors file multiple charges, including murder, against Antioch resident Kyle Rittenhouse

Prosecutors have filed six charges against 17-year-old Antioch resident Kyle Rittenhouse for shooting three people, killing two of them, in Kenosha. The teen faces life in prison if convicted of the most serious charge. Rittenhouse was charged with first-degree intentional homicide, two counts of first-degree recklessly endangering safety, first-degree reckless homicide, attempted first-degree intentional homicide […]

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Police say emergency curfew in Antioch is lifted, will not go into effect Thursday

Antioch police announced that the village’s emergency curfew order has been lifted after no issues were reported overnight Wednesday into Thursday morning. “The Department continues to monitor all available information and current trends, in an attempt to identify and evaluate potential risks. After much careful consideration, based on the best information available at this time, […]

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Police preparing for civil unrest in Antioch after arrest of teen wanted in Kenosha shooting

The Antioch police chief said that his department is preparing for civil unrest following threats against the town on social media, which was sparked after a 17-year-old Antioch boy allegedly shot three people in Kenosha. “In response to numerous posts currently circulating on social media, the Village of Antioch would like to assure the community […]

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17-year-old Antioch boy charged with murder after 2 fatally shot, 1 injured in Kenosha

A 17-year-old Antioch boy has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder after he shot three people, killing two of them, during unrest overnight in Kenosha, authorities said. Kyle H. Rittenhouse, 17, of Antioch, was charged with first-degree intentional homicide by prosecutors in Kenosha. Rittenhouse was arrested by the Antioch Police Department Wednesday morning, law […]