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Not guilty pleas entered in death of Rusk County deputySubmitted: 06/27/2017
LADYSMITH - The man accused of killing a Rusk County sheriff's deputy may go to trial.

44 year old Doug Nitek is accused of first degree murder in the death of Deputy Dan Glaze.


Nitek also faces dozens of other charges.

Nitek's attorneys entered not guilty pleas yesterday in Rusk County Circuit Court.

A criminal complaint says Nitek fatally shot deputy Glaze on October 29th.

When the deputy was checking out why Nitek's car was parked in the middle of a field.

The complaint also claims Nitek fired a rifle toward an armored vehicle that arrived on the scene.

Nitek is at the Dodge Correctional Facility in Waupun on 1 - million dollars cash bond.

A trial is scheduled to start on December 11th.

Story By: Associated Press

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