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Janesville Police Department
Saturday September 21st, 2019 :: 12:31 a.m. CDT


Stabbing Arrest

Stabbing Arrest

On 9/21/2019 at 08:35PM, Janesville Officers responded to the 600 block of Cherry St for a male stabbed in the torso. Officers located a 50 year old male with stab wounds. The victim said the suspect left the scene.

Officers located the suspect walking in the 300 Block of Rockport Road. He was taken into custody. The victim was transported to Mercy Hospital with non-life threating injuries.

The suspect is currently in the Rock County Jail.

Maurice Williams (Male/Black, 44 years old)

940.23(1) 1st Degree Reckless Injury

Incident Number: JV1952701
Location: 600 Block of Cherry St.
By: Sergeant Rob Perkins
Date: 9/21/2019

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

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