Madison Police officer involved in shooting incident, subject did not survive
Madison Police Department officers responded to a report of a man with a gun in West Madison on Sunday night.Image By: Katie Scheidt
An officer-involved shooting occurred Sunday night following a report of a man shooting a gun.
Madison Police Department officers responded to the report on the 6500 block of Raymond Rd in West Madison, according to the incident report.
In the ensuing encounter, an officer-involved shooting occurred. The subject was transported to a hospital but did not survive.
“I appreciate the danger that our officers face every single day, and we are fortunate this incident was not worse,” Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway said in a statement. “The loss of life is always tragic.”
This incident is under investigation by the Wisconsin Department of Justice's Division of Criminal Investigation, which is a fully independent process from MPD.Subscribe to The Daily Cardinal Newsletter