MADISON (WKOW) --- Madison Police Chief Noble Wray made a statement in regards to the officer involved shooting on Saturday. "The Madison Police Department continues to investigate the Department's thirdMore >>
Madison Police Chief Noble Wray made a statement in regards to the officer involved shooting on Saturday.More >>
MADISON (WKOW) -- An attorney for the family of the man fatally shot by three Madison police officers Aug. 17 tells 27 News the victim's wife disputes the police version of what happened to her husband. PoliceMore >>
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MADISON (WKOW) -- Friends, colleagues and neighbors describe a Madison man who was shot by police officers as respected, trustworthy and missed. Authorities say 59-year old Charles Carll was shot andMore >>
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MADISON (WKOW) -- A Dane County 911 Center official tells 27 News the wife of an armed man never told a call-taker anyone had been stabbed, before police officers fatally shot him.
But authorities say a dispatcher told responding officers 59-year old Charles Carll's wife had been cut in the stomach July 21. Police officials say officers found Carll in his backyard on Hammersley Road with a knife. After he refused to obey police commands and could not be stopped by a taser, authorities say three officers fatally shot Carll.
911 Center Operations Director Paul Logan told 27 News Wednesday the call-taker entered information from the wife's call into a computer, and a dispatcher "interpreted" the computer notes to indicate someone had been stabbed.
Logan Friday told 27 News the victim's wife did not reference any stabbing when she spoke to the call-taker.
Logan said the handling of the call is being reviewed. Logan said the call-taker and the dispatcher have a combined twelve years of experience as staff members.
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