Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports
Incidents listed are selected by the Officer In Charge of each shift that may have significant public interest. Incidents listed are not inclusive of all incidents. To view Calls for Services information, please visit communitycrimemap.com. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.
Incident TypeArrested Person
Incident Date08/12/2018 - 9:07 PM
ArrestedMichael J. Cisneros, age 42, Madison
Suspect was arrested for first degree reckless endangerment, domestic disorderly conduct, resisting/obstructing and on a probation hold.
DetailsHe had a lighter in his hand, and was seated outside near a burning blanket and a 20-pound propane tank. Its valve was open. The distraught man had reportedly threatened to blow up his home Sunday night, yet the fire was closer to a neighbor's Oak Park Terrace residence than his. Officers were able to close the valve and get the lighter from the man's hand. Madison Fire also responded to Bluejay Lane and firefighters extinguished the flames. The suspect had been a domestic dispute just prior to taking a position outside of his home.
Released 08/13/2018 at 11:58 AM by PIO Joel Despain
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