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UPDATE: Suspect in reported officer injury, domestic dispute in custody

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Alijouwon Watkins (2013) Alijouwon Watkins (2013)


MADISON (WKOW) -- Madison Police say they're now holding the man who was the subject of a perimeter search Saturday night.

Nineteen-year-old Alijouwon Watkins was taken into custody around 3:00 Sunday afternoon during a routine traffic stop. He was arrested without incident and was taken to the Dane County Jail.


MADISON (WKOW) -- Madison Police are searching for a man who they say became violent during a domestic dispute call.

A police department release states officers were called Saturday night to a residence near Verona Road to investigate the incident and to develop probable cause to arrest Alijouwon Watkins. When officers arrived on the scene, Watkins started to fight with them and then broke free from a hold. They say Watkins attacked one of the officers before running away.

Police describe the 19-year-old as a black man who is 6'01" and weighs 190 pounds. He has a goatee and dreadlocks pulled into a ponytail. Watkins was last seen wearing a black athletic jacket, jeans and black socks; he was not wearing shoes.

Anyone with information on Watkins is asked to call the Dane County 911 Center.

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