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Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2023-200324

Incident Type

Residential Burglary

Incident Date

05/16/2023 - 5:19 PM


Major Ave.


UPDATE 5/18/2023

A 16-year-old male was arrested in connection to this burlgary.

Detectives with the Burglary Crime Unit are still actively investigating this case. Additional arrests are possible.

Last updated 05/18/2023 at 11:48 AM by PIO Stephanie Fryer


A couple's newly purchased home was damaged during a burglary Tuesday evening on Madison's west side.

Officers were dispatched to Major Ave. around 5:20 p.m.

A couple returned to their home to find the house trashed. Someone dumped garbage inside, punched or kicked holes in the walls and doors and started a fire in the living room.
Officers are reviewing video from nearby security cameras.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014 or online at Tipsters can remain anonymous and may qualify for a monetary reward for information leading to an arrest.

The investigation is ongoing.

Released 05/17/2023 at 1:32 PM by PIO Stephanie Fryer

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