Kohn Smith Roth Milwaukee Criminal Defense Attorneys Menu Contact
Call Today. 24/7 Availability 414-273-0203

Suspect accused of domestic violence in Wisconsin

Being accused of a domestic-related crime in Wisconsin often places a person's private and professional reputation at risk. It can be very embarrassing to be singled out in a domestic violence situation. Still, merely being accused does not constitute one's guilt, and any person thus charged is able to fight against the allegations by retaining the assistance of an experienced criminal defense attorney.

In a recent incident, a man was arrested after law enforcement agents said he was found carrying a machete. A woman had reportedly called police, saying that the man was running after his brother while wielding the weapon. Apparently, a chase between the two men then ensued throughout the area, but the brother allegedly being chased took cover by hiding in a garage to avoid further altercation.

When police officers arrested the man in question, he was in his vehicle at a nearby location. He is said to have peacefully cooperated with police as they placed him under arrest. Absolutely no one was injured in the events that allegedly took place that day.

If a person is accused of domestic violence in Wisconsin, it is advisable to seek immediate consultation with a skilled criminal lawyer to begin building a strong defense. Often, this is a key factor in fighting against such charges in court. An attorney can clarify all options that are available to a defendant and may be able to address the common tactics used by prosecution in such cases so as to minimize any potential negative outcome.

Source: wkow.com, "Machete-wielding domestic violence suspect arrested in Madison", Julie Carpenter Lotz, June 26, 2016

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Contact Us For Help

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Email Us For A Response

Kohn Smith Roth
1110 N Old World 3rd St Suite 201
Milwaukee, WI 53203

Milwaukee Law Office Map