Amelia Royko Maurer spoke with Tony Castaneda today about the tragic events surrounding Paulie Heenan. Paulie Heenan was shot to death by a Madison police officer on Baldwin Street in early November of 2012. Maurer, a musician, worked closely with Heenan in the recording studio. She described Heenan as having maternal instincts in […]
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MADISON (WORT) — A candlelight vigil was held Sunday evening for Tony Robinson, the unarmed 19 year-old who was fatally shot by a Madison police officer on Friday. Madison Police officer Matt Kenny shot Robinson in the chest following a confrontation at an apartment on Williamson Street.
MADISON (WORT) — Hundreds of Madison students walked out of class Monday to protest the police shooting of 19-year-old Tony Robinson. Students from Madison East, Madison West, and other area high schools then marched to the Wisconsin State Capitol.
MADISON (WORT)– Over the weekend, there was a special event to remember the life of Tony Robinson. WORT’s Helena White was there and brings us this report.