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Incident Report for Case #2014-17971

Incident Type


Incident Date

01/18/2014 - 12:51 PM


7502 Mineral Point Rd (PDQ)


Male, 34 years old


Store clerk


On 1/18/14 a Madison Police Officer was on routine patrol when he stopped at PDQ to purchase refreshments.  While in the back of the store, the alert officer noticed a subject enter the store.  The suspect was acting suspicious which drew the eye of the Madison Police Officer.  The suspect then produced a weapon to the clerk and demanded money.  As the suspect fumbled, the Madison Police Officer responded as trained and demanded the suspect stop his actions.  The weapon was dropped and the suspect fled on foot, with the officer in foot pursuit.  The foot chase lasted several minutes and eventually the suspect was caught. No injuries were reported. 

Released 01/18/2014 at 4:39 AM by Lt. Michael Hanson

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