More blood and bullets at site of previous whacking
Do Black Lives really Matter?
From the Madison Police blotter: On August 24, 2020 at 5:34 pm several callers to Dane County Communications Center reported five younger Black males with guns and then numerous sequences of gunshots (15-20) being fired in the 5900 block of Schroeder Rd., near the intersection with Hampshire Place. Callers also reported vehicles fleeing at high rates of speed from the scene.
Officers responded and ensured there was no active threat. No victims or suspects were located and officers contacted numerous witnesses. Schroeder Rd was closed from approximately 5:45 pm to 7:15 pm as at least 20 spent casings were recovered, from three different caliber handguns.
Two occupied residences were struck with bullets, as well as one uninvolved vehicle. One of the bullets that penetrated a residence came within seven feet of a sleeping adult male. Blood was also located at the scene.
Several persons on scene were uncooperative with providing information. There is a memorial in the immediate vicinity of this scene for a homicide victim [Maurice Bowman Jr.] from July 26, 2020.
At approximately 6:03 pm a Black male showed up at Meriter Hospital with a gunshot wound. His injuries are deemed not life-threatening. MPD Violent Crime Unit is investigating leads and information gathered at the scenes. Contact Madison Police or Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014 with information.