Police 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. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.

Incident Report for Case #2013-363972

Incident Type

Robbery

Incident Date

11/19/2013 - 8:50 AM

Address

3710 E. Washington Ave. (Walgreens)

Arrested

Benjamin D. Zaemisch, age 27
Suspect was arrested for Robbery and other tentative charges.

Update

An investigating officer spotted the suspect in the 4800 block of East Washington Ave. The suspect took off running and jumped into a car at a nearby gas station. The vehicle's owner was pumping gas, and the suspect tried to drive off, but the keys were not in the ignition. Officers closed in and made the arrest. 

Last updated 11/19/2013 at 2:26 PM by PIO Joel DeSpain

Details

A robber passed a note at an E. Washington Ave. Walgreens' pharmacy this morning and got away with money and fentanyl patches. A weapon was implied but not seen.  A police dog was brought in to track the suspect.   

Released 11/19/2013 at 12:03 PM by PIO Joel DeSpain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.