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Incident Report for Case #2018-330394

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

08/25/2018 - 8:17 PM


2500 Block Calypso Road


Madison Police responded for a weapons incident involving two people who pulled a gun on a Green Cab driver in the 2500 block of Calypso Road about 8:15 pm. 

The two suspects were about 15-16 years old, got into the cab and asked to go to Sun Prairie.  The driver wanted payment ahead of time and one the males got out of the cab and walked near an apartment building, then came back and after getting into the cab displayed a long gun (possible shotgun) before both suspects ran away on foot.  The cab driver was not injured but immediately drove from this area and called police. 

The suspects were described as 15-16 years old, black males and the one with the gun was wearing a blue Nike hoodie.

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

Released 08/26/2018 at 12:57 AM by Sgt. Paul Jacobsen

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