Incident Type: Wanted Person & Search Warrants
Location: 2300 block of High Ridge Trail and 2300 block of Post Road
Date of Incident: 2/19/2021
Date of Release: 2/19/2021
Completed By: Lt. Edward Hartwick
*Updated to reflect additional warrant arrests*
On Friday, February 19, 2021, members of the Dane County Sheriff's Office Tactical Response Team, along with personnel from the Fitchburg Police Department, executed two search warrants related to a shots fired incident that occurred in October of 2020. The first warrant was executed in the 2300 block of High Ridge Trail and was later followed by another warrant in the 2300 block of Post Road.
The original shots fired incident occurred around 5:00 p.m. in the 2300 block of Post Road in Fitchburg on October 22, 2020. During the incident, a man was seen firing a gun at a car driving on Post Road. The man fired multiple rounds, endangering the safety of the many uninvolved community members in the area at the time.
Detectives have since been able to identify the man and develop probable cause for his arrest. He was not found at either location searched today.
Juwan J. Wilson, 23, is wanted for first-degree recklessly endangering safety for the October incident. Wilson is also on extended supervision through the Wisconsin Department of Corrections for s previous case of first-degree recklessly endangering safety and is wanted for a violation of the terms of his supervision.
The United States Marshals Service Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force is assisting in the search for Wilson.
A male and female, connected to one of the searched apartments were taken into custody on various outstanding warrants unrelated to the shots fired incident. A third male, not involved in the investigation, was found in a common area of one of the buildings and taken into custody on outstanding warrants. *
If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Juwan Wilson you can:
- Contact the Fitchburg Police Department at (608)270-4300
- Contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608)266-6014 or visit P3Tips.com
Photo Courtesy of the Dane County Sheriff's Office
*Updated content from original release