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Incident Report for Case #2019-379818

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

09/14/2019 - 12:26 AM


430 N. Frances St. (State Street Campus Garage)


Dwayne J. Pickens, Jr., age 31, Stoughton, WI
Pickens was arrested for possession of firearm by felon.


 Early Saturday morning, officers were on patrol inside the State Street Campus Garage, 430 N. Frances St. One saw a man next to a car. He was holding a shiny object in his hand. He moved the object inside his jacket and to the small of his back. The man looked out, saw the officers, and said to a friend: "Are those cops?" The man then got back inside the car. He came out a short time later and walked out of the ramp with is friend. Officers looked into the parked car, and spotted a handgun handle sticking out from beneath the driver's side floor mat. Officers located the driver near State Street. He was arrested for possession of a firearm by a felon. The car was towed to a MPD impound lot.

Released 09/16/2019 at 12:06 PM by PIO Joel Despain

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