Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2018-92822

Incident Type

Attempted Homicide

Incident Date

03/15/2018 - 1:17 AM


Chester Dr.


Male, age 37, Madison
Suspect is at large.


Female, age 25, Madison


A person of interest has been taken into custody in another county.

The suspect in this incident, Michael L Wagner, was booked into the Dane County Jail on one count of Attempted 1st Degree Intentional Homicide.

Last updated 03/15/2018 at 6:27 PM by Lt. Mindy Winter


 West District officers and the MPD's Violent Crime Unit are investigating an attempted homicide this morning following domestic violence inside a Chester Dr. home. Officers were called there shortly before 1:30 a.m. and found a 25-year-old woman with multiple stab wounds. She was taken to a hospital where she is listed in stable condition, and is expected to survive. There were several small children in the home at the time of the attack. The suspect, a 37-year-old man, fled the scene in a car and is believed to have left the Madison area. He remains at large.

Released 03/15/2018 at 9:28 AM by PIO Joel Despain

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