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Incident Report for Case #2018-419729

Incident Type


Incident Date

10/26/2018 - 8:17 PM


400 N. Segoe Rd


M, B, late 30's, possibly 5'9" with a slender build

Operating a maroon SUV


M, 51 yoa, Madison


MPD officers were dispatched to the 400 block of N. Segoe Rd. reference an armed robbery.  The victim reported that he met the suspect through Facebook Marketplace and arranged to buy a cell phone.  The suspect met the victim in the 400 block of N. Segoe Rd. however, the phone he intended to sell was not operational.  The suspect noticed that the victim had his own cell phone.  The suspect presented a handgun and took the victim's phone from his hand.  The suspect fled in a maroon SUV occupied by an adult female white and a baby in a car seat.  There were no reported injuries.  Investigation continuing.

Released 10/26/2018 at 10:06 PM by Lt. Jamar Gary

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