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 Date08/19/2013 - 12:57 AM
Address1434 Northport Dr (PDQ Stores)
Suspect(s)Black male, 20's, 5'10-5'11, medium build. Described as having short braids and last seen wearing a white t-shirt, black pants.
ArrestedHozia D. Newell, age 30, Madison
Suspect was arrested on 12/15/2013 for Armed Robbery and Intimidate Victim.
UpdateA MPD officer was monitoring a parking lot in the 800 block of Troy Drive Sunday afternoon when he spotted an armed robbery suspect, a man for whom there was an active arrest warrant. He was getting into a car. The officer called for backup, and the suspect was apprehended – without incident - following a traffic stop. During the holdup, the robber had threatened to kill the clerk before getting away with cash and cigarettes.
Surveillance photos from the robbery have now been included with this Incident Report.
Last updated 12/16/2013 at 10:06 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain
DetailsOn 08/19/13, the Madison Police responded to a report of an armed robbery at the PDQ Food Stores at 1434 Northport Dr. The suspect entered the store and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect implied that he had a weapon, but no weapon was seen. He left the store with an undisclosed amount of money. The clerk was not injured.
Please contact MPD directly or the Madison Area Crimestoppers at (608) 266-6014 with any information.
Released 08/19/2013 at 2:03 AM by Sgt. Brian Chaney