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Incident Report for Case #2022-00325458

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

08/12/2022 - 8:39 PM


1700 block of Northport Dr



Officers with the Madison Police Department arrived to find a male with a gunshot wound.

Officers immediately began living-saving measures, but the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

His death is being investigated as a homicide at this time.

The 30-year-old male was found outside on the grounds of an apartment complex located on the 1700 block of Northport Dr.

There was some type of altercation before the shooting. The shooting does not appear to be random. 

No arrests have been made. This remains a very active investigation.

Our Violent Crime Unit is leading the investigation. 

The victim's identity will be released by the Dane County Medical Examiner's Office at a later date.

Anyone with information should call Madison police or Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014.


Last updated 08/13/2022 at 1:36 PM by PIO Stephanie Fryer


On 8/12/2022 at approximately 8:39 PM, officers were dispatched to a weapons violation in the 1700 block of Northport Dr. The investigation is still ongoing. Please avoid the area. 

Released 08/12/2022 at 9:12 PM by Sgt. Amanda Poli

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.