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Incident Report for Case #2019-52962

Incident Type

Attempted Homicide

Incident Date

02/10/2019 - 6:06 PM

Address

800 S. Midvale Blvd.

Arrested

Luke R. Faircloth, age 26, Madison
The MPD has referred a tentative charge of attempted first degree intentional homicide to the Dane County District Attorney.

Victim(s)

Male, age 40, Madison

Update

Second update:

The suspect is now in the Dane County Jail, and the MPD has referred a tentative charge of attempted first degree intentional homicide to the Dane County District Attorney.



First update:

The suspect and victim rent rooms in the same house. For unknown reasons the suspect attacked the victim, stabbing him repeatedly with a kitchen knife. Another housemate called 911. When officers arrived, the suspect was now calm and outside. He was cooperative with officers. The 26-year-old is in custody and being provided care for medical issues he had prior to last night's attack. He has not yet been arrested for the stabbing.

Last updated 02/26/2019 at 9:50 AM by PIO Joel Despain

Details

The Madison Police Department responded to the 800 block of S. Midvale Boulevard for a disturbance. During the disturbance one male approximately 40 years of age sustained multiple stab wounds during the incident. The victim is currently seeking medical treatment. A male suspect approximately 26 years of age is in custody for the incident. The incident appears to be isolated and there is no additional danger to the public.

Released 02/11/2019 at 12:25 AM by Lt. Reginald Patterson

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