On Monday, April 30th, 2018 at approximately 10:26 p.m., Fitchburg officers were dispatched to the Kwik Trip gas station on the 6100 block of Mckee Rd for a report of 2 teenagers attempting to steal a motor vehicle and crashing it into the building.
Fitchburg officers made contact with the victim who reported the vehicle was left running and unlocked in the parking lot while they went inside. While they were inside 2 black male suspects, approximately 12-15 years old, wearing dark clothing got into the vehicle and attempted to drive off. The victim stated the suspects then crashed the vehicle into the building causing over $5000 worth of damage. The suspects then fled the area on foot. Fitchburg officers searched the area but were unable to locate the suspects.
The investigation is ongoing and there no further information at this time.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information is urged to call the Fitchburg Police Department at (608) 270-4300.
Prepared by: Sgt. Peter Johnston
Case #: 18-5653