Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Waukesha man's stepdaughter tells police he had been sexually abusing her for years, according to a criminal complaint.
A Waukesha man who is accused of providing minors alcohol and marijuana at his stepdaughter’s slumber party is now charged with sexual assault. The 34-year-old man, who Waukesha Patch is not identifying to protect the identity of the victims involved, was charged Tuesday with repeated sexual assault of a child, sexual assault of a child under age 16 and two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor. If convicted, he faces up to 51-1/2 years in prison and $220,000 in fines. The man remains jailed in lieu of $100,000 bail. Waukesha police officers were asked to investigate the slumber party at a home on Pewaukee Road after parents of a minor reported Monday they believed their 15-year-old daughter had been sexually assaulted at …
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Woman tells Waukesha police her daughter woke up to her friend's stepfather touching her after the man supplied her with marijuana and alcohol, according to police logs.
Waukesha police are investigating a report of a possible sexual assault at a slumber party at a home on Pewaukee Road over the weekend. The Waukesha Police Department’s call log states a man was detained after a Wauwatosa woman reported that her daughter woke up to her friend’s stepfather touching her. The woman told police her daughter was sleeping over at her friend’s house and the stepfather supplied the minors with alcohol and marijuana. The woman told police she was unsure of exactly what happened because of the alcohol and drug use during the two-night slumber party that occurred Friday and Saturday nights in the 1000 block of Pewaukee Road, according to the call log. The incident remains under investigation by Waukesha police …
Friday, March 1, 2013
Four women told a Waukesha County detective their employer would make inappropriate remarks throughout the workday in addition to unwanted sexual contact.
A Waukesha County Jail kitchen supervisor was charged Wednesday with four counts of fourth-degree sexual assault after he was accused of assaulting four women who worked in the jail kitchen. Michael G. Kunschke, 46, of Fond du Lac, faces up to three years in jail and $40,000 in fines if convicted on all four misdemeanor counts. He is scheduled for an initial appearance in court March 11. According to the complaint: The investigation against Kunschke began Dec. 28 after a woman, who reported to him via Aviands Food Service, claimed Kunschke was sexually harassing employees. The woman told investigators Kunschke would frequently touch female employees on their hair and shoulders. The contact made her uncomfortable, she told a detective, but …
Monday, February 11, 2013
Waukesha man, 48, is accused of sexually assaulting a young relative at his home on Wilshire Place, according to a criminal complaint.
A 48-year-old man is accused of sexually assaulting a 3-year-old female relative at his home in the 1200 block of Wilshire Place. Gary P. Abt was charged Friday in Waukesha County Circuit Court with first-degree sexual assault of a child. If convicted, he faces up to 40 years in prison. According to the criminal complaint: The girl’s mother contacted police Tuesday after the 3-year-old girl made a comment about “kissing boobies.” The girl told her mother she heard it from Abt. The mother reported she questioned her daughter further and her daughter told her she was playing “Sleeping Beauty” with Abt, laying down with him. She told police the girl was watched by Abt in the mornings before the girl went to school. She wasn’t sure what to do …
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Teenage girl tells Milwaukee police officers a Waukesha man sexually assaulted her after he spent the day at her stepfather's home grilling out and watching the Packers game, according to a criminal complaint.
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Thursday, December 6, 2012
A Waukesha man is accused of sexually assaulting a friend’s 14-year-old stepdaughter after a day of drinking and watching the Packers game at a home in Milwaukee, according to a criminal complaint. Michael Wilkins, 32, was charged in Milwaukee County Circuit Court on Tuesday with one count of second-degree sexual assault of a child less than 16 years old. If convicted, he faces up to 25 years in prison and $100,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: In fall 2011, Wilkins went to a friend’s house in the 4400 block of North Hopkins Street in Milwaukee where he and other friends drank, grilled out and watched the Packers game before he decided to spend the night due to past drunk driving convictions. The next day Wilkins, his …
Saturday, December 1, 2012
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…
Friday, November 2, 2012
Woman tells police a 47-year-old Waukesha man sexually assaulted her after watching a Brewers game at his apartment, according to a criminal complaint.
A 47-year-old Waukesha man is accused of raping a woman he met on Craigslist who was looking for a male friend, according to a criminal complaint. Steven D. Kolinski was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court on Wednesday with one count of second-degree sexual assault. If convicted, he faces up to 25 years in prison and $100,000 in fines. On Sept. 15, Waukesha police officers were called to a parking lot in the 500 block of West Dunbar Avenue, where the woman was inside a car crying, saying she had just been sexually assaulted by Kolinski inside his apartment, according to the complaint. The woman told police she met Kolinski after she placed an ad on Craigslist looking for a male friend to have a non-sexual relationship, the complaint …
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Charles Waite, 20, will spend the next four years in prison and 16 years on extended supervision for touching a young boy and girl on multiple occasions.
A former UW-Waukesha student will spend the next four years in prison for sexually assaulting a young boy and girl on multiple occasions. Charles Waite, 20, was sentenced in Waukesha County Circuit Court by Judge William Domina Monday to four years in prison and 16 years extended supervision on one charge of first-degree sexual assault of a child less than 13 years old. Waite had originally been charged with four additional counts, but they were dismissed and read in as part of a plea deal with prosecutors. Waite was charged in May 2011 for inappropriately touching a 5-year-old girl and 10-year-old boy on multiple occasions and also making the boy look at pictures of half-naked women. A 4-year-old girl …
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Daniel R. Schmidt, whose sexual assault trial is pending, will be sentenced on Dec. 3 for possessing child pornography.
A Waukesha man whose sexual assault charge led to a partial shutdown of a dating website was convicted Tuesday of several charges, including possession of child pornography. Daniel R. Schmidt, 21, is still scheduled for a February jury trial in Milwaukee County after he was charged with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old Muskego boy he met on Skout.com, a mobile flirting website. The case has drawn national media attention and prompted Skout’s CEO to shut down a mobile app to the website and temporarily shut down the under-18 portion of the site. Schmidt pleaded guilty Tuesday in Waukesha County Circuit Court to two counts of possession of child pornography and had 11 counts dismissed in his plea agreement. He will be sentenced Dec. 3. He …
Friday, October 5, 2012
21-year-old suspect faces more than two years in prison after authorities say he grabbed the buttocks of two women and lied to police about it.
A 21-year-old Waukesha County man was charged Friday in connection with the sexual assaults of two women near the Marquette University campus last week. Kendrick L. Mitchell of Oconomowoc is accused of grabbing the buttocks of both women in two separate incidents and then lying to police about it. He was charged in Milwaukee County Circuit Court with two counts of fourth-degree sexual assault and one count of obstructing an officer. If convicted, he faces up to 27 months in prison and $30,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: At 21-year-old Marquette student finished up her last class on the night at 8:30 p.m. Sept. 27 and while walking west on West Wells Street near North 16th Street, a man later identified as Mitchell …