Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2019-430962

Incident Type

Arrested Person

Incident Date

10/16/2019 - 9:47 PM


800 block E. Main St.


Brian K. Currie, age 61, no permanent address
Currie was arrested for arson.


     Utilizing downtown surveillance images, Central District officers were able to identify a man who set a porta-potty on fire Wednesday night in the 800 block of E. Main St.
     Brian K. Currie, age 61, no permanent address, was arrested yesterday afternoon on Williamson St.
     The blaze – which was the subject of a Madison Fire Department news release - spread to a nearby fence and totaled three cars that were parked on the other side of the fence.
     The MPD and Madison Fire Department are working together on this investigation.

Released 10/18/2019 at 8:53 AM by PIO Joel Despain

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