Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2017-354390

Incident Type


Incident Date

10/01/2017 - 8:50 PM


7502 Mineral Rd (PDQ Gas Station)


Jason Nelson, 43 years old


PDQ Gas Station


Officers were sent to an armed robbery in progress at the PDQ store. The suspect had entered the store, lingered awhile, then hit the clerk in the head with a small propane tank. While demanding money and threatening a 2nd strike, the clerk fought back and with the assistance of a patron, detained the suspect until police arrived. Suspect was transported by MFD and treated at a local hospital for injuries sustained prior to detention at the Dane County Jail.

Released 10/02/2017 at 2:18 AM by Sgt. Daryl Doberstein

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