Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2020-00033830

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

01/25/2020 - 3:08 AM


2900 block of Traceway Drive


Madison Police responded to a report of 2-3 shots fired in the 2900 block of Traceway Drive.  

A caller reported 2 cars in the area speeding off. Responding officers found fresh footprints in the snow which jumped a fence and appeared to have walked into the area but ran from it. 

Two rounds actually entered a residence with one going through an exterior wall and missing a 12 year old sleeping in bed by about 2 feet. 

An Investigator and officers are on scene with investigation continuing.

If anyone has information on this weapons offense please contact the Madison Police Department or Madison Area Crime Stoppers.

Released 01/25/2020 at 4:47 AM by Sgt. Paul Jacobsen

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