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Incident Report for Case #2020-352585

Incident Type


Incident Date

09/21/2020 - 8:18 AM


1102 Regent St (McDonald's)


Male, Black, Black Clothing and Blue Facemask


Female, 69 year old, Madison, WI Resident


A 69 year old Madison resident (Female) was leaving the McDonald's restaurant on Regent St. A Black Male wearing all black clothing and a blue facemask asked to use the females phone. When she refused the male took her purse by force and fled in a stolen vehicle along with another Black Male wearing dark clothing.  Madison Police observed the discarded black leather purse near the BP Gas Station on Speedway while attempting to catch up to the suspect vehicle. However, when MPD returned to the area the purse was missing. If anyone has any information on the Robbery or the location of the purse please call the City of Madison Police Department.

Released 09/21/2020 at 11:41 AM by Sgt. Nicholas Ellis

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