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Incident Report for Case #2018-82416

Incident Type


Incident Date

03/06/2018 - 9:03 PM


317 State St. (Irish Pub)


Brian P. Smith, age 64, Madison
Smith was arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting/obstructing.


 A tavern customer who refused to extinguish his cigarette last night inside the Irish Pub, 317 State St. was arrested after creating a disturbance and struggling with a responding officer. A bartender said the suspect became enraged when asked to put out the cigarette, yelling and holding up his middle fingers to the employee and other pub patrons. An officer deployed pepper spray in order to bring the suspect under control. He was arrested on tentative charges listed above.

Released 03/07/2018 at 9:32 AM by PIO Joel Despain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.