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 TypeAttempted Homicide
Incident Date09/26/2018 - 10:37 AM
AddressLinda Vista Rd. (Turner Ave.)
ArrestedDuan S. Briggs, age 21, Madison
Suspect was arrested by VCU for attempted homicide.
Jamie J.C. Hayes, age 17, Madison
Suspect was arrested by VCU for attempted homicide – party to a crime.
Male, age 16, Madison
Teen was arrested for disorderly conduct
Victim(s)Male, age 16, Madison
Victim was treated and released for a gunshot wound.
UpdateThe MPD's Violent Crime Unit has made three arrests stemming from the shooting on Linda Vista Rd. this week.
Detectives determined there was a prearranged fight – between two factions - that was take place, and that the primary suspect brought a handgun to what was to be a fistfight.
The primary suspect, Duan S. Briggs, age 21, Madison, is not a student in the Madison Metropolitan School District. Jamie J.C. Hayes, age 17, Madison, was arrested for being party to a crime of attempted homicide. He is not currently enrolled in the Madison Metropolitan School District. The third arrested person, a 16-year-old, who faces a tentative charge of disorderly conduct, is a student at La Follette High School.
The victim, who is also a La Follette student, was treated and released for a gunshot wound.
Last updated 09/28/2018 at 9:01 AM by PIO Joel Despain
DetailsThe MPD is on the scene of a shooting where a teenager suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound this morning. Callers to 911 reported a fight between several young men at the corner of Linda Vista Rd. and Turner Ave. around 10:40 a.m. Witnesses also reported at least one gun being fired. The wounded boy was found walking in the area. Officers are in the process of interviewing witnesses. The area of the shooting is currently closed to traffic.
Released 09/26/2018 at 11:03 AM by PIO Joel Despain
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