Update to August 19th Release:
The investigation of circumstances resulting in a shooting victim being located in the 2300 Block of Post Road in the City of Fitchburg on Friday, August 19th 2016, has determined the shooting occurred in the City of Madison. City of Fitchburg Police and City of Madison Police are working together to complete the investigation.
Any additional information will be released through the Madison Police Department Public Information Officer.
Original Press Release:
On Friday, August 19th, at approximately 1:45 p.m., officers from the Fitchburg Police Department responded to the 2300 block of Post Road for a teenage male who had been shot in the back. The male was taken to an area hospital with serious injuries.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Fitchburg Police Department at 608-270-4300. Individuals with information can also contact Madison Area Crimestoppers (608) 266-6014. Tips can also be submitted anonymously by texting the keyword “Fitchburg” to 847411 along with the tip.
Sgt. Edward Hartwick