Bystanders take cover as Madison driver fires several shots, police say

Bystanders take cover as Madison driver fires several shots, police say
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Police are looking for a two people seen on a busy downtown road in connection with a shots fired incident Sunday morning, according to a report.

Madison police said witnesses reported seeing a black Chevy Cruze on John Nolen Drive at East Wilson Street and Williamson Street at 10:04 a.m.

A woman was seen getting out of the Cruze and walking away shortly before, the car’s driver stopped in traffic, according to the report. He got out and fired several rounds into the air before driving off. Shell casings were recovered, but the woman who had exited the gunman’s car was not found. Police are trying to identify her and the man with whom she had been traveling.

Several people who were out walking along Lake Monona took cover when they heard or saw the gunfire. A family that was heading to a garage sale was behind the Cruze, police said.

The man was described as black, in his 20s, 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall with a slim to medium build, police said. He was wearing a black unzipped sweatshirt over a red T-shirt.

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