Local News

Bond set in Crawford Co. homicide case

BRIDGEPORT TOWNSHIP, Wis. (WKBT) - A Georgia man facing First Degree Homicide charges in Crawford County appeared in court Monday.

Jimmy McDaniel, 48, is being held on a $500,000 cash bond.

The Crawford Co. Sheriff says a 911 call was made Wednesday, Oct. 5th at about 12:20 in the morning from a residence on Velvet Lane in Bridgeport Township.

When officers arrived, they found the body of a woman lying on the ground outside of the residence. The woman was later identified as 53-year-old Linda L. Kline.

McDaniel was arrested last Thursday in the lobby of one of the local hotels in Prairie Du Chien. He was waiting for a ride to the La Crosse airport to fly back to Georgia.

McDaniel is due back in court for his initial appearance on October 17th.

Top Videos

Latest News

This Week's Circulars