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 TypeWeapons Violation
Incident Date07/10/2014 - 5:35 PM
AddressWhitney Way near Hammersley Ave
DetailsOfficers responded to a call of a male in a maroon vehicle who is waiving a gun at a dark colored SUV in the area of Hammersley and Whitney Way.
Multiple callers report similar incidents at different locations on the west side. Callers describe a male suspect getting out of his vehicle pointing the gun at other cars.
The vehicle was located by officers a short time later and a high risk stop is initiated on University Ave near Craig Avenue.
In the vehicle is an adult male and two children (age 6 and 2). A gun was located in the vehicle and a 33-year old male was arrested in this incident.
The children were turned over to a family member and no injuries were reported.
Released 07/10/2014 at 9:00 PM by Sgt. Paul Jacobsen
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