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CrimeManhunt continues for man who shot, killed off-duty Racine officer

18:35  21 june  2019
18:35  21 june  2019 Source:   fox6now.com

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RACINE -- A manhunt continues Wednesday, June 19 after an off - duty Racine police officer was shot and According to Racine police, off - duty Officer John Hetland witnessed an armed robbery in Investigators said Officer Hetland jumped over the bar and tried to take the man down, but was

Manhunt continues for man who shot, killed off-duty Racine officer© WITI-TV/TNSJohn Hetland

RACINE -- More than three days after Officer John Hetland was shot and killed, the suspect is still on the run. Local businesses are now stepping up hoping someone comes forward.

The reward for information leading to an arrest of the  suspect increased to $48,500, officials announced Thursday. The reward breaks down as follows:

$20,000 from the FBI

$15,000 from Andis Company in Racine

$8,500 from Crime Stoppers of Racine County

$5,000 Wisconsin Professional Police Association

On Thursday evening, we learned even more donations were coming in, and while officials were still tallying the donations, it was expected the total would exceed $45,000.

Family friend of man killed by Mount Pleasant police questions what happened

Family friend of man killed by Mount Pleasant police questions what happened A family friend of a man shot and killed Saturday by Mount Pleasant police said Tyrese West, 18, loved football, music and his family. Vedell Andrews said he heard his police scanner go off early Saturday and that a M0unt Pleasant police officer had killed someone. He decided to go to the scene, where he found that someone was West. "That boy is 5-foot-4, 120 pounds. He was pepper-sprayed, Tased and shot five times," Andrews said. Andrews told

Manhunt continues after off - duty Officer John Hetland shot at Racine bar. A manhunt continues Wednesday, June 19 after an off - duty Racine police officer was shot and killed while attempting to stop an armed robbery at Teezers bar Monday night, June 17.

Man killed by off - duty officer in California Costco was 'mentally challenged,' relative says. Kenneth French "has never been violent with any of us, so The shooting happened Monday night at Teezers Tavern. A man attempted to rob the bar at gunpoint. During the robbery, Officer John Hetland tried to

Suspect in fatal shooting of off-duty Racine Police Officer John Hetland

Officials also announced funeral arrangements for Officer Hetland, with a visitation set for Tuesday, June 25 and funeral services set for Wednesday, June 26.

Officer Hetland, a 24-year veteran of the Racine Police Department, was killed as he intervened during an armed robbery at Teezers bar near 20th Street and Lathrop Avenue on Monday night, June 17.

Body of fallen Officer John Hetland departs medical examiner's office

If you have any information regarding the identity of this person, or any information regarding this crime, officials asked that you please contact Crime Stoppers at 888-636-9330, 262-656-7333 or (800) 807-TIPS (8477). You can remain anonymous.

Off-duty Racine officer killed in bar shooting

Off-duty Racine officer killed in bar shooting An off-duty police officer has died after shots were fired inside a Racine bar Monday night. 

A manhunt is on for the man who shot and killed an off - duty police officer inside a Wisconsin bar Monday night. Investigators said Racine Officer John Hetland, 50, was at Teezers after his shift when a man armed with a gun came in and started to rob the bartender, demanding the cash in the

An off - duty Racine police officer who intervened during an armed robbery at Teezers Bar and Grill was shot and killed Monday night. Officer John Hetland, a 24-year department veteran, "took immediate action to stop this felony in progress in order to protect life and property," Racine Police

A fundraising account in support of Officer Hetland was created by the Racine Police Department. CLICK HERE to learn more.

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A man accused of killing an off-duty police officer was released from prison just four days before the fatal shooting. Dalquavis Ward, 26, of Milwaukee, was arrested Thursday at an apartment in Milwaukee. Police said he was the man who fatally shot off-duty police Officer John Hetland during an armed robbery on June 17 at Teezers Tavern in Racine. WISN 12 News has learned Ward was a federal inmate at MCC Chicago in Cook County, Illinois. He was released from custody June 13 and placed on probation. According to court documents, Ward served time for his role in a 2014 armed robbery at a Racine liquor store. He was sentenced to five years but was released after serving three.

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