Fitchburg police investigate liquor store burglary
FITCHBURG, Wis. — The Fitchburg Police Department responded to a commercial burglar alarm Saturday at 4:23 a.m. at O’Connell’s Liquor Store, according to a press release.
The store is located in the 3000 block of Fish Hatchery Road, the release said.
Officers discovered the glass of the front door was smashed open with a cinder block, police said.
Surveillance footage showed a suspect enter the store and steal several hundred dollars worth of alcohol, police said.
A Madison K-9 unit assisted in attempting to track the suspect but he was not located, officials said.
He was a light-skinned male, heavier set, and wore dark sweatpants and a dark hooded sweatshirt, according to the press release.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Fitchburg Police Department at (608) 270-4300 or the Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014.
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