Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2019-187461

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

05/19/2019 - 2:44 AM

Address

Wickham Court

Arrested

Ronald A. Rice, Jr., age 35, Oregon, WI
Suspect was arrested for attempted first degree intentional homicide, first degree reckless endangerment, and felon in possession of a firearm.

Victim(s)

Male, age 26, Madison

Update

The MPD's Violent Crimes Unit developed a suspect in this case and he was arrested yesterday afternoon following a traffic stop on Mineral Point Rd. Ronald A. Rice, Jr., age 35, Oregon, WI, has been tentatively charged with attempted first degree intentional homicide,  first degree reckless endangerment, and felon in possession of a firearm. The victim, a 26-year-old Madison man, was shot in the leg following a fight inside a N. Wickham Court apartment building.

 

 

Last updated 06/13/2019 at 12:45 PM by PIO Joel Despain

Details

Madison Police were dispatched to a disturbance involving many of people in an apartment building on Wickham Ct..  While responding reports came in that there were shots fired.  Upon arrival many cars were leaving the area.  Nobody reported having been shot but a short time later an adult male showed up at a local hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot wound that occurred during this disturbance.  There is no suspect information at this time and the case is under investigation.  There is no indication that there is an on-going threat to the general public.

Released 05/19/2019 at 7:18 AM by Lt. John Radovan

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