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Incident Report for Case #2018-100693

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

03/20/2018 - 9:35 PM


641 West Main Street


On 03/20/2018 at approximately 9:35 PM, Madison officers responded to 641 West Main Street for reports that shots had been fired outside of 641 West Main Street.  641 West Main Street is a multi-unit apartment complex. Several residents called 911 to report hearing 4-5 gunshots outside.  Investigating officers located several fired cartridge casings on the grounds for 641 West Main Street. Callers also reported seeing a male running from the area, after hearing the shots fired. No injured persons were located.

Officers also determined that one of the apartments, which was occupied in this building, was struck by gunfire. None of the occupants in the affected apartment were injured. Officers do not believe that the affected apartment was targeted.


Released 03/21/2018 at 3:18 AM by Lt. Gregory Esser

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