Gangsters of Wisconsin’s Past – Author Event

Portage County Public Library, Main Branch, 1001 Main Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481

On Saturday September 7th the Portage County Public Library will welcome back author, Chad Lewis. He will present on Wisconsin’s seedy and notorious criminal past. Everyone from the likes of John Dillinger, Al Capone, Ma Barker, Baby Face Nelson, Homer Van Meter, Alvin “Creepy” Karpis and many more will be discussed, including their connections to the Portage County area. 

Chad Lewis is the author of over 20 books including, The Wisconsin Road Guide to Gangster Hot Spots and The Minnesota Road Guide to Gangster Hot Spots. He has appeared on episodes of Discovery Channel's A Haunting, Monsters and Mysteries in America, William Shatner's Weird or What, and ABC's Scariest Places on Earth. 

This event will be held 1:00pm on Saturday September 7th   2019 at the Stevens Point location of the Portage County Public Library. The event will be free to the public and registration is not required.