Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports
Incidents listed are selected by the Officer In Charge of each shift that may have significant public interest. Incidents listed are not inclusive of all incidents. To view Calls for Services information, please visit CrimeReports.com. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.
Incident TypeIntoxicated Driver
Incident Date07/14/2012 - 12:51 PM
Address1000 block E. Gorham St.
ArrestedTravis L. Quillen, age 29, Madison
Mr. Quillen was arrested for Operating While Under the Influence - 4th offense, Inattentive Driving, and Operating After Revocation.
DetailsHe says he saw a pretty woman walking to the left, and as he looked at her, the pickup truck he was driving suddenly veered to the right. He plowed into one parked car, causing it to smash into second. The double crash took place on busy E. Gorham St. Saturday afternoon. One citizen, who went to the driver's aid, found him slumped over and unresponsive. A woman, who had been driving behind him, said she was getting ready to call 911, because he was swerving all over the road. A paramedic, who administered Narcan, said the driver admitted to shooting heroin prior to the crash. However, the driver told police he had taken Oxycontin for back pain, not heroin. He was arrested for his 4th offense of driving under the influence.
Released 07/16/2012 at 11:38 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain
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