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Incident Report for Case #2018-319390

Incident Type

Battery

Incident Date

08/19/2018 - 1:30 AM

Address

6300 block Alison Lane

Arrested

Wesley E. Williams, age 42, Madison
Williams was arrested for aggravated battery.

Victim(s)

Male, age 34, Stoughton, WI

Details

 A Stoughton man suffered a significant head injury after being struck with a child's scooter early Sunday morning. The victim and others, including the suspect, were at a social gathering on Alison Lane. The suspect, a 42-year-old Madison man, said the victim had been trying to pick fights inside the home, and had punched him in the face. Later, both men were outside. The suspect says the victim - who is a much larger man - charged at him. He (the suspect) said he grabbed the scooter to defend himself. He swung it, hitting the victim in the head. The injured man was knocked out. He was later taken to a hospital where he was to have surgery.

Released 08/20/2018 at 9:50 AM by PIO Joel Despain

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