MPD search for suspect after shots fired near east side apartment complex

Officers responded Wednesday afternoon to a shots fired call
Published: Nov. 17, 2021 at 5:24 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 17, 2021 at 7:26 PM CST
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The scene at an east side apartment complex is now clear, after shots were fired nearby, according to the Madison Police Department.

Authorities responded to the Grove Apartments, near the intersection of Cottage Grove Road and Monona Drive, shortly after 3 p.m. for reports of shots fired.

When they arrived, members of the Madison Police Department took tactical positions around the complex.

For a while, no one was being allowed in or out of the building.

While police have not provided many details about the situation, they were starting to allow residents to return home around 6 p.m. and the atmosphere on scene appeared to be more relaxed, according to NBC15 News’ Gabriella Rusk.

No other details about the ongoing situation have been released at this time. MPD also did not indicate if any injuries were reported.

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