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Incident Report for Case #2018-239415

Incident Type


Incident Date

06/26/2018 - 11:35 PM


Scofield St at North 8th St (Demetral Park)


- Male unknown race (possibly Caucasian or Hispanic), 6'03", 280 pounds, wearing red shorts, a black shirt, a black handkerchief, and having a scruffy face
- Was holding a knife and said he also had a gun


Male, 41 years old


Madison Police responded to Demetral Park reference an armed robbery.  The suspect was holding a knife and demanded that the victim give him everything the victim had.  The suspect also implied he had a gun.  When the victim told the suspect he did not have anything to give, the suspect slashed at the victim, causing a minor injury.  The suspect took a clothing item from the victim.

This investigation is ongoing.  Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Madison Police Department or Madison Area Crimestoppers. 

Released 06/27/2018 at 1:12 AM by Lt. Daniel Nale

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