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Incident Report for Case #2018-237817

Incident Type


Incident Date

06/25/2018 - 10:35 PM


300 Bl S. Brearly Street (Capital City Bike Trail)


-Male, unknown race, approximately 6'00", large build, dark clothing, covered face and head, riding a mountain bike
-Displayed a black handgun


Male, 22 years old


A victim riding his bicycle on the Capital City Bike Trail was confronted by an unidentified male of unknown race, who was also riding a mountain bike when initially observed.  The suspect displayed a black handgun and demanded the victim dismount from his bicycle and give the suspect the contents of his pockets.  The suspect received an undisclosed amount of cash.

This incident is believed to be related to incident number 2018-237874, another armed robbery.  This incident remains under investigation.  Anyone with information concerning this incident is encouraged to contact the Madison Police Department or Madison Area Crimestoppers. 

Released 06/26/2018 at 12:55 AM by Lt. Daniel Nale

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.