Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy 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. To view Calls for Services information, please visit communitycrimemap.com. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.
Incident TypeIntoxicated/Impaired Driver
Incident Date03/01/2018 - 7:25 PM
Address4500 block East Towne Blvd.
ArrestedYeng Xiong, age 19, Madison
Driver was arrested for first degree reckless endangerment and operating while intoxicated.
Victim(s)Male, age 33, Madison
DetailsThe MPD tracked down a hit-and-run driver last night after 33-year-old Madison man escaped with minor injuries following a harrowing rear-end crash. The victim had been stopped at light on East Towne Blvd. His two daughters were in the back seat when the crash took place. The victim got out to check on his children. They were okay. He then went to check on the welfare of the suspect. As he did, the suspect drove at the victim, forcing him onto the hood of the suspect's car to avoid being run over. The suspect next accelerated, sending the victim to the pavement with arm and hand injuries. Based on information provided by the victim and other witnesses, officers were able to locate the drunken driver in the 4100 block of Lien Rd. He was arrested on tentative charges listed above.
Released 03/02/2018 at 9:45 AM by PIO Joel Despain
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