Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2018-102039

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

03/21/2018 - 9:21 PM


5800 block Russett Rd.


 Two vehicles and a building were hit by gunfire after more than 20 shots were fired in the 5800 block of Russett Rd. last night. Recovered shell casings indicate at least two weapons were involved. There have been no reports of injuries. The MPD's Violent Crime Unit is leading the investigation and being supported by the Gang Unit, the West District's Community Police Team, as well as West District detectives and patrol officers. It is not yet known whether this gun violence is connected to an earlier incident where shots were fired on nearby Dorsett Dr. Anyone with information is urged to contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 266-6014.

Released 03/22/2018 at 10:26 AM by PIO Joel Despain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.