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Incident Report for Case #2013-195814

Incident Type

Arrested Person

Incident Date

06/30/2013 - 12:45 PM


2202 S Stoughton Road (Blaine's Farm and Fleet)


Michael A. Suter, 23-year-old male of Madison, WI
CHARGES: Retail Theft & Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia


Blaine's Farm and Fleet


Madison Police responded to Blaine's Farm and Fleet reference an agitated and hostile male that was being detained under suspicion of retail theft by staff members.  Michael Suter set off theft detection devices when he attempted to walk out of the store, and was detained until police arrived.  It was later determined that Suter was in possession of a laser measurer that had recently been on display in the store.  Suter took the item because it was not contained within its original packaging, and he felt it was a legitimate find.  Suter later took responsibility for his actions, and was taken to The Dane County Jail or charges listed above.  

PO Howard Payne

Released 07/05/2013 at 10:17 AM by P.O. Howard Payne

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