Sunday, January 6, 2013
A Waukesha man is accused of having drugs in his home after he overdoses on heroin, according to a criminal complaint.
A 38-year-old Waukesha man is accused of having drugs in his home during a recent incident where he overdosed on heroin. Sean K. Zwintscher was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court on Wednesday with one count of possession of narcotic drugs, one count of possession of drug paraphernalia and one count of possession of THC, which is the active ingredient in marijuana. If convicted, he faces up to two years in prison and $11,500 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: At 12:01 a.m. Dec. 29, Waukesha police officers were called to a residence in the 100 block of Cook Street after Zwintscher’s girlfriend got off of work and came over to see him and found him passed out on the floor. She said she had seen Zwintscher snort heroin twice…
Friday, August 31, 2012
Authorities discovered heroin on spoons and a syringe after Andrew J. Doubek, of the Town of Waukesha, overdosed in April, according to a criminal complaint.
A Town of Waukesha man is facing felony drug charges after he allegedly overdosed on heroin inside his home in April. Andrew J. Doubek, 22, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court on Wednesday with one count of possession of narcotic drugs and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. If convicted, he faces up to 3 ½ years in prison and $10,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On April 13, Waukesha County sheriff’s deputies were called to Doubek’s home in the S3400 block of Marlene Lane after it was discovered he overdosed on heroin. His mother gave deputies a syringe she believed he used to inject the drug and two spoons were found nearby. A lab test later showed the presence of heroin on the items. He will make …
Monday, April 23, 2012
Ian M. Jeske, 27, of New Berlin gave drugs to a Pewaukee man who fatally overdosed in 2011.
A former Waukesha man will spend the next three years in prison for giving drugs to a Pewaukee man in 2011 who eventually overdosed and died. Ian Michael Jeske, 27, of New Berlin, was sentenced to three years in prison and five years of extended supervision Friday by Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge Rebecca Dallet. Jeske could have served up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to one count of first-degree reckless homicide under the state’s Len Bias law. In January 2011, Jeske sold Oxycodone to David A. Gapinski after they went to a Milwaukee gas station and met another person where Jeske obtained the pills. Gapinski and another person purchased pills from Jeske, who made a $10 profit off the deal. Gapinski overdosed and died …
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Text messages revealed enough to put detectives on the hunt for two drug dealers.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Jim Price
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
This is the second installment of a series of stories on the police work that led to the arrests of two men in connection with the overdose death of Wauwatosa's Alexandra Hopping. _______________________________ Based on interviews with her family, Wauwatosa police knew Alexandra Hopping had been using narcotics for three years before she died at 19 of a heroin overdose on April 18. But according to her mother and stepfather, she had been through several rehab programs and had been drug-tested regularly since last October. They were fairly certain she had been clean for six months – which may ultimately have been a factor in her death. A flurry of text messages exchanged on her phone in the two days before she died was all Wauwatosa police…