VIDEO REPORT: Shots Fired on Madison's West Side

UPDATED: Saturday, May 19, 2012 --- 11:08p.m.

Release from Madison Police Department:

05/19/2012 - 6:47 PM

6300 block Betty's Lane

black male, 30-40 yrs old, 5'6"-5'8", stocky build, wearing white t-shirt and blue shorts

22 yr old male, no injuries

Suspect approached the victim and exchanged words with him.

Suspect then displayed a black handgun and fired one time into the ground near victim's feet.

Both suspect and victim fled the area.

Victim was not injured. Investigation continuing.


Posted: Saturday, May 19, 2012 --- 8:20p.m.

Information from Madison Police Department:

Police responded to a report of shots fired on Betty's Lane in Madison on Saturday evening.

The suspect is at large. It does not appear to be a random act. The community is not in danger.

The investigation is ongoing.

A witness tells NBC15: "I want to be safe in Wisconsin again. I want it back the way it was when I moved here."

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