Police Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2013-403881

Incident Type

Intoxicated/Impaired Driver

Incident Date

12/27/2013 - 8:14 PM

Address

Anderson Street

Arrested

Thomas C. Skoyen, age 40, Madison
Driver was arrested for Hit and Run - Involving Injury, and Operating While Intoxicated - 6th offense. He was also cited for Red Signal Violation.

Victim(s)

Male, age 34, Necedah, WI

Details

An intoxicated driver left a significant clue at the scene of a hit-and-run crash Friday night: the bumper to his SUV, attached to which was his license plate. Using its number, police tracked the man down. He was outside his Memphis Ave. home, still inside his damaged vehicle. It had struck a car being driven by a Necedah man as he traveled south on N. Stoughton Rd. through the intersection at Anderson St. The victim and witnesses said the suspect ran a red light causing the collision. He was arrested for his sixth offense of drunken driving. 

Released 12/30/2013 at 2:29 PM by PIO Joel DeSpain

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