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Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2021-373247

Incident Type

Suspicious Person

Incident Date

09/16/2021 - 11:02 PM


500 block of W Washington Ave


Madison Police Officers were dispatched to the 500 block of W Washington Ave reference a trespass complaint. Officers arrive and find two subjects who were later determined to be UW-Madison students who climbed a construction crane.  The subjects were originally observed hanging from the crane and doing pull-ups. Both subjects climbed higher to attempt to hide from Officers but came down upon the arrival of the Madison Fire Department. Both subjects were cited for trespass and released at the scene.

Released 09/17/2021 at 8:56 AM by P.O. Ryan Kimberley

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.