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 TypeDrug Investigation
Incident Date12/17/2013 - 10:21 PM
ArrestedJoshua M. Knight, 24-year-old male of Sun Prairie, WI
CHARGES: Manufacture/Deliver THC
DetailsOn 12/17/2013, Madison Police responded to the area of Sheridan Drive, reference subjects in dark clothing, wearing a back pack, and going through vehicles. Officers canvassed the area, and located a running vehicle near N. Sherman Avenue and Logan Street. They contacted the vehicle, identified the occupants, and immediately smelled a strong odor of Marijuana. The driver of the vehicle, later identified as Joshua Knight, stated he was waiting on a friend, and had no idea what the officers were referencing when the odor of Marijuana was noted.
A search of the vehicle led to a startling find of approximately 7.7 grams of Marijuana, cash, drug paraphernalia, and packaging materials. Knight stated he had forgotten about the numerous locations where drugs were found, and was promptly taken to The Dane County Jail on the listed charge. Officers did note that Knight and associates were wearing dark clothing and carrying a back pack; which were details originally provided by The 911 Center.
PO Howard Payne
Released 12/23/2013 at 3:22 PM by P.O. Howard Payne
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