Police 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. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.

Incident Report for Case #2014-220720

Incident Type

Battery

Incident Date

07/11/2014 - 1:54 PM

Address

1100 block Catalpa Circle

Victim(s)

Male, age 17, Madison

Details

Concerned citizens called for police after a 17-year old Madison teen was attacked in a Catalpa Circle parking lot Friday afternoon. Witnesses told officer several other young men got out of a car and went after the victim who was on foot. Some assailants were allegedly armed: at least one with a baseball bat, another with a machete. The victim was struck with a bat and fists. When officers arrived, he was inside an apartment and not very cooperative. Investigators believe the violence may have been gang related.   

Released 07/14/2014 at 10:29 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

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