Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports
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Incident TypeArrested Person
Incident Date01/17/2021 - 12:11 AM
Address117 MLK Jr. Blvd (State Captiol Building)
44 Year Old Madison Man
OMVWI 3rd Offense
Operating While Suspended
Driving Against Traffic
Driving on Sidewalk
DetailsMadison police responded to the report of a subject driving his vehicle up the exterior stairs of the Wisconsin State Capitol building and against traffic. Officers arrived to find that Burks was intoxicated; witnesses stated that Burks had driven up the steps and around the exterior landing platform of the Capitol building. Burks eventually parked his vehicle, after driving against traffic, and was contacted by police. Once the investigation was complete, Burks was arrested for 3rd offense OMVWI and conveyed to the Dane County Jail.
Released 01/17/2021 at 1:02 AM by Lt. Shannon Blackamore
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