Incident Date: 12/4/22
Release Date: 12/4/22
Incident number: FP22-22283
Prepared By: Lt. Andrew McCarthy
The Fitchburg Police Department is investigating a disturbance that occurred in the 2400 block of Post Road which resulted in a shots fired event.
Around 2:15 p.m. Sunday, the Dane County Public Safety Communications Center received multiple 911 calls reporting shots fired in the area. Officers with the Fitchburg and Madison Police Departments responded to the area and discovered evidence confirming that shots had been fired. Investigating officers determined that a large group was fighting in this area moments prior to a gun being fired. Post Road was closed to traffic in this area for a short period of time while officers conducted their investigation.
The case remains active and there is no additional information available for release at this time.
Citizens have been very helpful in providing officers information they know and observed regarding this event so far. Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to contact:
The Fitchburg Police Department
Madison Area Crime Stoppers