Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2018-407121

Incident Type

Attempted Homicide

Incident Date

10/17/2018 - 9:03 PM


4501 Hammersley Road


Unknown at this time, but there were two suspects.


30 year old male.


A call came into the Dane County Communications Center reporting that a man had been shot in the apartment building at 4501 Hammersley Road.  When officers arrived they found a 30 year old male suffering from a gun shot wound to his torso.  Aid was rendered at the scene and the victim was transported to a local hospital.  The injury is serious but non-life threatening and the victim is stable at this time.  

Preliminary information indicates that robbery may have been the motive.  Two suspects were involved and police are working to identify them. Descriptions are unavailable at this time.  The investigation is ongoing.  Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to call the Madison Police Department or the Dane County Communications Center.

Released 10/18/2018 at 12:47 AM by Sgt. David Compton

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