Amberg man sentenced for DV

MARINETTE—A host of domestic abuse-related convictions landed an Amberg man in prison.

Kevin M. Taraska, 36, was sentenced in Marinette County Circuit Court Branch 2 to a total of four years in prison and 11 years extended supervision for intimidate victim/use or attempt force and two counts of bail jumping.

Other charges were dismissed, but read in for sentencing purposes. They are: Stalking, threats to injure/accuse of crime, strangulation and suffocation, battery, disorderly conduct, criminal damage to property and three more counts of bail jumping.

The offenses happened in 2019. Taraska entered no contest pleas on Oct. 22, 2020.