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Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

Incidents listed are selected by the Officer In Charge of each shift that may have significant public interest. Incidents listed are not inclusive of all incidents. To view Calls for Services information, please visit communitycrimemap.com. Requests for information can be directed to the MPD Records Unit: (608) 266-4075.

Incident Report for Case #2020-0024505

Incident Type

Murder/Homicide

Incident Date

01/18/2020 - 2:32 PM

Address

1900 block of McKenna Blvd

Update

Madison Police Department Violent Crime Unit is investigating a homicide which took place inside an apartment on McKenna Blvd this afternoon.  The deceased has not been positively identified, but is believed to be an adult male.  Preliminary investigation indicates the victim was specifically targeted.  It will be up to the Dane County Medical Examiner's office to release the cause and manner of death.  The victim did suffer gunshot wounds.  The MPD is asking those in the community who might have information regarding this case to contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014.

 

Last updated 01/18/2020 at 5:06 PM by Sgt. Blake Hoefs

Details

Madison Police and Fire were dispatched to the area of 1900 McKenna Blvd for a weapons offense, shots fired.  Officers found evidence of shots fired on scene and are currently investigating.  This is an active scene and the public is asked to avoid this area. 

Released 01/18/2020 at 3:46 PM by Sgt. Blake Hoefs

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