wi–grass fire-homicide

Court upholds Kenosha man's homicide conviction

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A state appeals court says a Kenosha man was properly convicted of homicide even though some jurors caught a glimpse of witness files that mentioned a prior offense.A jury convicted Joshua Braithwaite in 2014 of kidnapping, sexual assault and homicide in connection with Lashe Zalar's death. Firefighters discovered her body while extinguishing a park brush fire.