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Incident Report for Case #2018-444868

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

11/14/2018 - 7:39 PM


700 block of Troy Dr.


M, B, 27 yoa, Madison


Richard L. Harris Jr. of Madison, WI.


Male, 25 yoa, Madison


MPD officers were dispatched to a report of a gunshot in the 700 block of Troy Dr.  Upon arrival officers located a male with a gunshot wound to the lower torso.  The victim was transported to a local hospital.  The suspect is known to the victim.  The Violent Crime Unit is investigating this incident.  Investigation continuing.

Update: Victim is listed in stable condition following surgery and is expected to survive.  The suspect, Richard L. Harris Jr. was located by MPD and was taken into custody in the 2000 block of Northridge Terrace without incident.  The weapon used in the shooting was also recovered.

Released 11/14/2018 at 8:43 PM by Lt. Jamar Gary

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