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Incident Report for Case #2014-22420

Incident Type


Incident Date

07/12/2014 - 10:16 PM


4500 block Cottage Grove Rd.


Male, age 17, Madison


A Madison teen needed stitches to close a head cut after being attacked while walking in the 4500 block of Cottage Grove Rd. Saturday night. The victim told police he was walking with a friend behind a pharmacy when he was jumped by several men. His friend was able to run away. The 17-year-old said he was thrown to the ground, punched and kicked. He did not know his assailants and said the violence was unprovoked .

Released 07/15/2014 at 10:52 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

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