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Incident Report for Case #2018-278992

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

07/23/2018 - 10:04 AM

Address

1900 block Pike Drive

Arrested

Marquis D. Hamilton, age 19, Fort Atkinson
Amond D. Galtney, age 21, Chicago
Gordie J. Wright, age 19, Fitchburg
Suspects were arrested for probation violations.

Demarko D. Richmond, age 20, Fitchburg
Suspect was arrested for felon in possession of a firearm.

Details

Four men were arrested; two guns and drug evidence were seized as local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies conducted a surveillance operation in Fitchburg yesterday.
 
Ongoing investigations into weapons cases and drug trafficking are being led by the Dane County Narcotics Task Force (DCNTF). Additional tentative criminal charges are expected.
 
On Monday, three men were arrested for probation violations:
  • Marquis D. Hamilton, age 19, Fort Atkinson
  • Amond D. Galtney, age 21, Chicago
  • Gordie J. Wright, age 19, Fitchburg.
Demarko D. Richmond, age 20, Fitchburg was taken into custody on a tentative charge of felon in possession of a firearm.

Apprehensions took place in and around a residence in the 1900 block of Pike Drive.
 
Supporting DCNTF's operation were the Madison Police Department's Violent Crime Unit, the MPD's Gang Unit, Fitchburg Police, the Wisconsin Department of Justice's Division of Criminal Investigation, U.S. Marshals, K9 units from Verona Police Dept., Fitchburg Police Dept., and Maple Bluff Police Dept.
 
Information from the public plays a vital role in many DCNTF cases. Tips can be sent anonymously to Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014. You can also contact DCNTF at (608) 245-5783.
 
 
 
 
 

Released 07/24/2018 at 10:11 AM by PIO Joel Despain

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