On March 12, 2022, at approximately 12:00 a.m., a Fitchburg police officer heard gun shots in the 2600 block of Post Rd. Officers began searching the area and located evidence of gunfire. Officers were also able to make contact with several residents in the area, who either heard or saw gun fire. The initial investigation indicates two males were walking in the area and one of the males fired multiple rounds. Two suspects were located in the area. One was arrested on unrelated charges and brought to the Dane County jail. The investigation is still ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the Fitchburg Police at 270-4300 or Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 266-6014.