By Kristin Finney
Greene Publishing, Inc.
The City of Madison Police Department is still investigating an attempted murder, aggravated battery and attempted armed robbery that occurred on Friday, July 29. The event occurred between 5 and 6 a.m., at the Wells Fargo Bank ATM on Orange Ave.
The suspect has been described as a black male with a short afro-style haircut. He is between 5’9” and 6’ tall. At the time, he was wearing a light colored shirt, dark colored shorts with a dark colored bandana over his face.
The suspect was armed with a black semi-automatic pistol, and is considered armed and dangerous. The suspect reportedly fled from the scene on foot, headed north on Orange Ave.
Investigator Ben Ebberson collected numerous items as evidence and turned it in for forensics analysis but has been unable to identify a suspect. The Madison Police Department urges anyone with any information concerning this investigation to call the Madison Police Department at 973-5077 and speak with an officer.
Sgt. Benton S. Ebberson
Madison Police Department
310 S. W. Rutledge St.
Madison, FL 32340
Office: (850) 973-5077 ext. 303
Fax: (850) 973-5079