Posted: Tuesday, August 7, 2012 --- 4:03p.m.
Release from Madison Police Department:
Incident Date 08/07/2012 - 1:58 AM
Address N. Frances St. @ University Ave.
Arrested Robert Agnew Jr., age 24, Fitchburg, WI
Mr. Agnew Jr. was arrested for Hit & Run, Operating a Motor Vehicle While under the Influence, and Operating with a Prohibited Alcohol Content.
Victim Male, age 23, Madison
A 23-year old Madison man was listed in stable condition with facial and leg injuries following a hit-and-run crash early this morning. Witnesses told police that the victim was in a University Ave. crosswalk, heading south on N. Frances St., around 2:00 a.m., when he was struck by a car. The driver sped off, but citizens were able to provide a good description of the vehicle. Fitchburg Police officers found it in the 1000 block of Whispering Pines Way. The driver was arrested on tentative charges listed above.