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Janesville Police Department
Thursday April 6th, 2017 :: 08:51 a.m. CDT


Information regarding Janesville School District soft lockdown

The Janesville Police Department is assisting the Rock County Sheriff’s Office with an investigation involving a burglary to Armageddon Gun Shop, 2144 W US Highway 14, Janesville. During the course of the investigation non-specific information was received that lead the Janesville Police Department and the Janesville School District to take extra precautions until the burglary suspect is taken into custody. There are no viable threats to specific students or staff within the school district. Additional information will be shared with the public as it is obtained by law enforcement.

Anyone having information about this crime or any other crime is encouraged to contact:
-Janesville Police Department at 755-3100.
-Call Janesville Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 756-3636 24 hours a day
-Download the FREE “P3 tips” app at the Apple store or Google play store to give crime tips ANONYMOUSLY

Incident Number: SO1718375
By: Sgt. Aaron Ellis
Date: 04/06/17

Pursuant to the directive of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, as found in Supreme Court Rule 20:3:6 Trial Publicity, you are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Janesville Police Department
100 N Jackson St
Janesville, WI 53548

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 608-755-3100

Officer Rebecca Schmall

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