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Incident Report for Case #2013-360906

Incident Type

Suspicious Person

Incident Date

11/16/2013 - 10:02 AM


500 W. Main (Bedford & Main Streets)


white male, black paint on face and camo clothing




Madison Police responded to numerous reports of a white male with black paint on his face, walking near a bar, on Bedford St, with a shotgun.

Officers made contact with an individual fitting the description in the 600 block of W. Mifflin near his residence.

The male, a UW student, had been hunting outside of the City of Madison. Unable to find parking close to his residence, he decided to walk home from his parked vehicle with an uncased shotgun.

The individual never pointed his weapon at any one nor did he make any threats. The public was not at any risk.

No citation or arrest have been made at this time and he cooperated with police.

Released 11/16/2013 at 11:28 AM by Lt. Stephanie Bradley Wilson

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.