PD: 2 arrested, 1 injured in armed robbery inside east side residence

Madison police

Two people were arrested Thursday afternoon after allegedly robbing people inside a house on Madison’s east side.

Officers were sent to the 4700 block of Dutch Mill Road for reports of a robbery in progress inside a residence, according to a release.

The caller reported that there was a least one person possibly armed with a gun and threatening to shoot someone inside the house, officials said.

As officers responded to the scene, the two suspects fled the house on foot, according to the release. A Dane County deputy, who was in the area, spotted the two suspects as they were trying to flee and detained them.

Investigators said Gregory L. Brackinridge, 51, and Beyan K. Stanley, 38, entered a house while armed and robbed the residents. A gun and knife were recovered from the scene.

One of the residents received minor injuries in the robbery, according to the release.

Brackinridge and Stanley face tentative charges in armed robbery, armed burglary, battery, disorderly conduct and being a felon in possession of a firearm.