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Posted on: February 17, 2020

Disturbance Leads to Shot Fired

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Incident Type: Shot Fired - 1900 block Pike Drive

Incident Date: 2/17/20

Date of Release: 2/17/20

Case #: 20-2964

Completed By: Sgt. Andrew McCarthy

On Monday, February 17th, 2020 at 8:12 p.m., Officers with the Fitchburg Police Department responded to the 1900 block of Pike Drive for reports of a disturbance between several individuals outside which led to one suspect discharging a handgun. Those involved in the altercation were able to escape and there were no reported injuries. The investigation is on going.

Officers from the Town of Madison Police Department also assisted with the investigation.

Anyone with information related to this incident is urged to:

  • Contact the Fitchburg Police Department at (608) 270-4300
  • Contact the Fitchburg Police Department’s Anonymous Tipster Line at (608) 270-4321
  • Send a text to 847411 with the Keyword “Fitchburg”
  • Contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608)266-6014 Crime Stoppers tipsters may be eligible for a cash reward..

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