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District 6

Alder Brian Benford

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Alder Brian Benford

Contact Information

Home Address:

2722 Center Ave

Council Office

Common Council Office:
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Room 417
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4071
Fax: (608) 267-8669
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Alder Benford’s Updates

Marquette Street On-Going Incident

May 3, 2021 7:21 PM

Weapon Offense / Shots Fired



200blk Marquette St




--Multiple callers, reported shots fired in the area of Marquette St / Hauk St.  It was reported at least 2 vehicles were involved, with gun-fire exchanged. 

--Officers observed a vehicle involved in the incident.  An attempt was made to stop the vehicle, but the vehicle fled from officers at a high rate of speed, last observed in-bound on E Washington Ave. Officers stopped pursuing, due to time of day; high traffic and heavy rain/bad road conditions. 

--Multiple casings were recovered on scene.

--At this time, no reported injuries.

--Officers are still in the area, contacting witnesses, looking for video, and any other damage.





Lieutenant Jason Ostrenga

Madison Police Department

desk:  (608)266-4876

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