Suspect in La Crosse area homicide last seen in Milwaukee


by Jesse Tovar

BLACK RIVER FALLS -- The search for 36-year-old Michael Harmon continues as police question an acquaintance of Harmon's, Billie Jo Harwick. Harmon is currently a suspect in the death of a Black River Falls woman, Angela Nelson, who was found dead on Sunday. Since then, police have deemed her death a homicide and are searching for Harmon who was last seen in Milwaukee.

On June 11, Billie Jo Harwick contacted her family by phone, stating she was in Madison, WI. The family then contacted police, who later found Harwick. She was found unarmed and was cooperative with authorities, providing a detailed statement of her whereabouts and also admitted that she had been with Michael Harmon.

Harmon is considered armed and dangerous, and anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact the Black River Falls Police or local authorities.


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