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1 Crime and criminals (Rock County) SWAT team searches another home in manhunt for Jakubowski (400 block of Wall St.) (Joseph A. Jakubowski) 09 Apr 2017
2 Crime and criminals (Rock County) Neighbors, 'relative' offer insights about Joseph Jakubowski (photo) 10 Apr 2017
3 Crime and criminals (Rock County) Sheriff says level of law enforcement is unprecedented in Rock County (Joseph A. Jakubowski)(photo) 10 Apr 2017
4 Crime and criminals (Rock County) UPDATE: Details of gun shop burglary revealed (photo) (Joseph A. Jakubowski) 11 Apr 2017
5 Crime and criminals (Rock County) Hunt for Jakubowski: Schools downplayed; much remains unknown (photo of law enforcement personnel...searching an outbuilding at a residence along County F in rural Janesville; law enforcement personnel return to their vehicles after searching an area along Pennycook Rd. in rural Janesville; law enforcement personnel work outside the FBI mobile resource trailers stationed at the Rock County Health Care Center in Janesville...To the right is "The Silver Bullet," which arrived this week from Virginia.; FBI mobile resource trailers stationed at the Rock County Health Care Center in Janesville...) 13 Apr 2017
6 Crime and criminals (Rock County) New Jakubowski document includes talk of violence (photo of Joseph Jakubowski) (includes video of Sheriff Robert Spoden and Chief David Moore talking to reporters) 13 Apr 2017
7 Crime and criminals (Rock County) Jakubowski captured in western Wisconsin, police say 14 Apr 2017,
8 Crime and criminals (Rock County) Trial date set for [Joseph A.] Jakubowski (Rock County, October 23, 2017; a two-day jury trial in the federal court is set for September 25, 2017) 22 Jun 2017
9 General Motors Corp. c. 1969 aerial photo of the General Motors Company plant along the Rock River. THIS IS JANESVILLE by the Janesville Chamber of Commerce, 1969? (JR 977.587 T349), p. 22 (middle photo); 09 Sep 2014 printed from internet
10 Parker Pen 1920s photo of Parker Pen building on Court St. with a number of early automobiles parked outside and a handful of well-dressed women walking on the sidewalk. Gruver photos, vol. 8 p. 29d; COMMERCIAL BANK CALENDAR, Sep 2007 (JR 977.587 JANES 1992-); 09 Sep 2014 printout from GazetteXtra website

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