Homicide Suspect Arrested In Trempealeau County

Two people are taken to jail, including a homicide suspect, after being spotted in western Wisconsin. According to the La Crosse County sheriff's office, 24- year-old Harley Est of Merrillan was wanted on a felony warrant for homicide out of Jackson County for a heroin-related death in 2015.

The sheriff's office and the La Crosse police department received information this weekend Est was with 32-year-old Zachary Wittenberg of La Crosse.

Just after 1:30 this afternoon, a Galesville police officer saw the suspects in Trempealeau County and stopped them on Highway 53 in Holmen with help from the La Crosse county sheriff's office.

Est was arrested and taken to the Jackson County jail. Wittenberg was taken to the Trempealeau County jail. Law enforcement officers say he could be charged with aiding a felon.


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