On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 1360 AM Northeast, WI 97.5 FM Green Bay, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Green Bay,WI 54303)

More Weather »
58° Feels Like: 58°
Wind: NW 8 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

PM Thunderstorms 74°

Tonight

Scattered Thunderstorms 53°

Tomorrow

Partly Cloudy 74°

Alerts

DeForest man arrested for allegedly sending racist hate letter

Courtesy of bakersfieldnow.com
Courtesy of bakersfieldnow.com

MADISON, WI (WTAQ) - A DeForest man has been arrested for allegedly sending a racist hate letter to a black family in Stoughton.

21-year-old Matthew Cimaroli told police he sent the letter to 18-year-old Javon Hale because the teenager stole money in a drug sale.

Hale’s parents called police when they saw the letter their son had received. It apparently depicted him as the victim of a lynching.

Cimaroli had been identified as a suspect shortly after the initial report, but police say they waited for forensic evidence to be processed before taking him into custody.

(Story courtesy of Wheeler News Service)

Comments