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Incident Report for Case #2016-461617

Incident Type


Incident Date

12/31/2016 - 10:50 PM


500 block State St.


Male, age 22, Madison


 A downtown resident was knocked to the ground and repeatedly kicked and punched by a group of people after words were exchanged in the 500 block of State St. New Year's Eve. The injured 22-year-old told police he was with a female friend and that someone in the group that attacked him had made derogatory remarks toward her. He let the name caller know of his displeasure, and it was at that time he was assaulted. His woman friend was also knocked to the ground, but was not hurt.

Released 01/03/2017 at 12:02 PM by PIO Joel Despain

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