Man injured in West Side shooting, person of interest detained, Madison police say

February 4, 2019

A shooting Sunday morning injured a 56-year-old man on the West Side, Madison police said.

Officers and first responders went to the Sawyer Terrace apartment building in the 600 block of Sawyer Terrace following a reported shooting around 10:40 a.m. The victim was found with a non life-threatening gunshot wound outside the apartment building, which is just west of the Hilldale Shopping Center, said police spokesman Joel DeSpain.

A 27-year-old man was detained by police as a person of interest, but he had not been arrested, DeSpain said.

Detectives believe the shooting was targeted between people who know each other, he said.

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