12-3-19 waupun man charged in death of grandmother

Bail has been set at $1 million cash  for a Waupun man charged in the death of  his grandmother.   Gregory Spittel  made his initial Fond du Lac court appearance Tuesday on 12 additional charges  including  first degree intentional  homicide,   first degree reckless injury, endangering safety,   aggravated battery,  and battery to an elderly  person in the death of  75 year old Carol Foreman.    A preliminary hearing is scheduled for January 2.   Foreman died August 28 at ThedaCare Medal Center  in Neenah, four days after she was found in the basement of her grandson’s  home in Waupun with severe head injuries.     Spittel is already charged with threatening a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and possession of cocaine and drug paraphernalia.