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Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2023-217420

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

05/26/2023 - 7:15 PM


2300 block Gene Parks Place


Multiple people called to report shots being fired Friday.

Officers were dispatched to the 2300 block of Gene Parks Place around 7:15 p.m.

Officers collected multiple shell casings at the scene.

A running but unoccupied van was struck and damaged by multiple bullets.

No other property damage was reported.

No one was injured.

This is believed to be a targeted incident. Witnesses reported seeing a vehicle scout the area before the shots were fired.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014 or online at

The investigation is ongoing.

Released 05/30/2023 at 5:52 PM by PIO Stephanie Fryer

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.