Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports
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Incident Date01/12/2018 - 6:13 PM
Address261 Junction Rd (Pick N Save)
Suspect(s)Male, black, thin build, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt
ArrestedAntoine White, age 23
Suspect was arrested on felony warrants
Victim(s)Female, age 43
DetailsThe MPD is investigating a purse snatching that took place this evening in the parking lot outside of Pick N Save, 261 Junction Rd. A 43-year-old woman was pushed to the ground and a young man ripped her purse from her person. The male jumped into a minivan and drove off. The minivan was the same one from the earlier robbery and a short time after the evening robbery, officers located the van parked outside of the West Towne Mall.
Officers attempted to contact the three individuals who walked toward this vehicle, but all three ran. Officers pursued the three individuals and caught one. This individual was conveyed to the Dane County Jail on outstanding warrants. The investigation into this robbery in on-going.
Released 01/12/2018 at 8:52 PM by Lt. Mindy Winter
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