FITCHBURG, Wis. (WMTV) – A man is in custody for participating in an incident shot earlier this month.
Fitchburg Police Department investigators followed up on a lead into the Oregon Road shooting incident on May 11.
Police arrested Adonius E. Paul as a suspect on Friday. A search warrant, conducted at an apartment in the 2700 block of Novation Parkway, led to the discovery of a stolen handgun.
Police continue to investigate and believe Paul exchanged gunfire with at least one occupant of a car. Investigators say that on May 11, several shots were fired in a parking lot of an apartment complex and in the area of Highway 14.
Authorities say this is the fifth confirmed shooting incident in Fitchburg in 2021.
Paul made a first appearance earlier this week in Dane County Circuit Court on charges of recklessly endangering 2nd degree security, endangering security through the use of a dangerous weapon and receipt of stolen goods.
If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Fitchburg Police Department at (608) 270-4300 or Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608)266-6014 or visit P3tips.com.
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