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Incident Report for Case #2013-223765

Incident Type

Special Event

Incident Date

10/27/2013 - 2:00 AM


State Street


Freakfest 2013 wrapped up this morning with no significant incidents reported to police in the event area. It was estimated that more than 35,000 attended the annual State Street event, and the vast majority of attendees were well-behaved. The MPD would like to thank all of those who helped make Freakfest 2013 a peaceful and fun party. We would also like to recognize the efforts of our partner agencies: Dane County Sheriff's Department, Capitol Police Department, Fitchburg Police Department, UW-Madison Police Department and the Madison Fire Department. As of 1:45 a.m. there had been 28 arrests. Most people were cited and released for things like disorderly conduct, or underage drinking.

Released 10/27/2013 at 2:10 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

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