October 30, 2020

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MPD shares online video of of fireworks exploding in the vicinity of squad automobiles next August protest, asks general public for information

Firework Explosion On University Avenue

MADISON, Wis. — The Madison Law enforcement Section is asking the general public for information and sharing videos of two commercial grade fireworks getting launched at law enforcement officer and metropolis house in late August.

Law enforcement were being patrolling in the early early morning hrs of Aug. 26 soon after a night time of protests against the police capturing of Jacob Blake turned destructive.

The to start with movie, which is hooked up beneath, seems to present an item flying towards the intersection of University Avenue and Park Street right before blowing up as an MPD squad vehicle drove by way of the region about 1:20 a.m.

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The 2nd video demonstrates an explosion captured by a squad car’s sprint cam. Law enforcement said the squad auto was in the 200 block of West Mifflin Avenue at the time of the explosion. Police said they had responded to the space all-around 1:55 p.m. to “quell the legal behavior of several people.”

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In accordance to an incident report, no a single was wounded when the fireworks exploded. Police explained no assets was ruined in the explosions.

Anyone with facts about the incidents is asked to speak to the Madison Law enforcement Department.