Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2021-19572

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

01/17/2021 - 6:57 PM


700 Block of Pflaum Rd.,


25 year old Madison resident


On January 17th at 18:57 PM, Madison Police were dispatched to a road rage incident near the 700 block of Pflaum Rd., in which a suspect fired a gun at the occupants of another vehicle.  This incident involved one of the motorist "brake checking" a 2nd motorist during the course of driving.  The response was that the 2nd motorist is reported to have fired a handgun at the occupant of the vehicle that initiated the "brake check." 

This investigation is ongoing and Madison Police asks that anyone with additional information please contact Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014.

Madison Police continues to urge motorist not to resort to "brake checking" or other types of aggressive driving in response to actions by others.  Instead, please be sure to obtain vehicle registration information and contact law enforcement for follow-up.

Released 01/17/2021 at 8:35 PM by Lt. Shannon Blackamore

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.