erik sackett

A look at Eric Sackett's defense lawyer's homicide trial experience

The homicide trial of Eric Sackett will continue on Monday with the defense calling its witnesses. Sackett is being represented by attorney Christopher Zachar, who some might remember from a high profile stabbing case in at a La Crosse Kwik Trip.

Investigator explains why officials believe boyfriend is only suspect in homicide case

Police have made an arrest in the investigation into the homicide of a La Crosse woman, whose body was found in a Vernon County lake in June. Erik Sackett, 38 of La Crosse, is expected to be formally charged Friday with first-degree intentional homicide in the death of Erin Somvilai, who went by her maiden name 'Bushek.'