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Incident Report for Case #2018-187779

Incident Type

Robbery

Incident Date

05/24/2018 - 2:28 AM

Address

S. Baldwin St. (at Jenifer St.)

Arrested

Jordan E. O'Malley, age 18, Oregon, WI
Suspect was arrested for armed robbery.

Victim(s)

Female, age 29, Madison
Female, age 27, Madison

Details

 An 18-year-old Oregon, WI man was arrested early this morning following an armed robbery in the 1300 block of Jenifer St. He and another suspect confronted two women, stealing one victim's backpack. Two men, who were walking in the area, heard screaming. They ran to see if help was needed, and saw one of the victims struggling with one of the suspects. They came to the victim's aid, and helped detain the suspect until police arrived. He had a BB gun in his pocket. The second robber got away. The MPD is in the process of trying to identify him. The victim's backpack was dumped in the area and has been recovered.

Released 05/24/2018 at 9:38 AM by PIO Joel Despain

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