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Incident Report for Case #2018-440952

Incident Type

Attempted Homicide

Incident Date

11/11/2018 - 9:02 PM


N. Fair Oaks at Milwaukee St


Female, 29 years old


(Third update)

Arrested 11/15/18:

Roy Yoakum, male, 36 yoa, Madison

Yoakum was arrested for an outstanding warrant in the City of Madison.  The MPD is not looking for any other suspects in this case at this time.

(Second update)

Detectives from the MPD's Violent Crimes Unit have determined the victim was specifically targeted following an ongoing dispute. They are in the process of positively identifying a suspect. No one is currently in custody. The victim remains in stable condition.

(First update)

The victim has been treated and is stable at the local hospital.  The investigation is continuing. 

Last updated 11/15/2018 at 6:01 PM by Lt. Jamar Gary


The Madison Police has responded to a report of an injured female in the near vicinity of N. Fair Oaks and Milwaukee Street.  A 29 year old female was found with a single gunshot wound to the chest.  She had been transported to a local hospital for treatment.  Her current status is unknown. 

Information on the possible suspect(s) is currently being developed through the investigation by Madison Police personnel. 

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact the Madison Police Department. 

Released 11/11/2018 at 10:25 PM by Lt. Daniel Nale

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