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Incident Report for Case #2014-31478

Incident Type


Incident Date

01/31/2014 - 2:00 AM


400 E. Wilson St. (outside of the Cardinal Bar)


Male, black, 6'3", 250 to 275 pounds, medium complexion, wearing black vest over a black long-sleeve shirt and a black knit cap with a "ball on the top."

Four other males also assaulted the victim.


Male, age 24, Middleton


A 24-year old Middleton man was attacked early this morning outside of the Cardinal Bar, 400 E. Wilson St. An employee saw, through a window, the assault taking place and called police. Another witness said the victim was punched in the head by one man, and appeared to lose consciousness. He hit the ground, and the primary assailant was joined by four others, all of whom punched and kicked the downed man. They fled before police arrived. The victim was intoxicated and could not provide much information. He was not seriously injured. 

Released 01/31/2014 at 9:16 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

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