Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2018-277119

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

07/21/2018 - 8:44 PM


3900 Block of East Washington Avenue


Madison Police were sent to a motor vehicle crash near the 3900 block of East Washington Ave where it was also reported that two vehicles exchanged gunfire before the crash.

Once officers secured the scene, evidence of gun fire was located including casings and damage to one vehicle involved in the crash.  The 2ND vehicle in the crash was not involved in the weapons call and was driving down the roadway when it was crashed into.

Two people were seen running from the vehicle that crashed and have not been located at this time.  No one was believed to be injured and the investigation is ongoing.

The 3900 block of East Washington Avenue was closed down while Investigators processed the scene for this shooting.

If you have any information regarding this weapons incident please contact the Madison Police Department or Madison Area Crime Stoppers.

Released 07/21/2018 at 11:32 PM by Sgt. Paul Jacobsen

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