Incident Type: Shots Fired
Incident Date: 9/29/21
Release Date: 9/29/21
Incident number: FP21-17954
Prepared By: Lt. Edward Hartwick
On Wednesday, September 29, 2021, around 8:45 a.m., Fitchburg Police Officers responded to an apartment complex parking lot in the 2300 block of Post Road for a report of property damage. Investigating officers learned the caller’s car had sustained damage from several bullet holes. At least one round also struck the 24-unit apartment building. No injuries were reported as a result of this incident.
Investigators believe the incident likely occurred a few hours before the initial call, Wednesday morning between 1:30 a.m. and 2:00 a.m. No calls were received regarding the gunshots at the time they likely occurred. The investigation has revealed that the unoccupied vehicle was the intended target of the shooter.
No suspect information or description is available for release. This investigation remains open and active. No arrests have been made, and no further information is available for release at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Fitchburg Police Department at (608)270-4300. Tipsters can remain anonymous by calling Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608)266-6014 or by visiting P3Tips.com