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Incident Report for Case #2013-313500

Incident Type

Robbery

Incident Date

10/05/2013 - 12:10 AM

Address

Lathrop St.

Suspect(s)

Male, black, 17-19 years old, dark complexion, thin build, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt

Victim(s)

Male, age 19, Madison

Update

There was some suggestion in some media reports that there had been two robberies in the Lathrop St. area over the weekend. There was only one robbery. 

Last updated 10/07/2013 at 10:26 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

Details

On 10/05/13, shortly after midnight, an intoxicated 19 yr old male was walking on Lathrop St, in the area of Kendall Ave and Summit Ave.  A black male approached the victim and asked for his stuff.  He then displayed a handgun.  The victim turned over a cell phone and wallet.   

An MPD K-9 was utilized in an effort to track the suspect.  The suspect was not located.

 

Released 10/06/2013 at 7:42 AM by Sgt. Ann Lehner

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