Police: 'Thong Cape Scooter Man' not breaking laws

MADISON, Wis., May 27 (UPI) -- Police in Wisconsin said a local man known as "Thong Cape Scooter Man" is not breaking any laws by riding his motorized scooter wearing only a thong and a cape.
UW star Montee Ball kicked, beaten in assault

UW star Montee Ball kicked, beaten in assault

MADISON, Wis., Aug. 1 (UPI) -- University of Wisconsin running back Montee Ball sustained head injuries in a street attack near the Madison campus, authorities said Wednesday.

Two accused of starving, torturing girl

MADISON, Wis., Feb. 15 (UPI) -- A married couple in Wisconsin was arrested for allegedly torturing and starving a 15-year-old girl forced to live in their basement, a police affidavit said.

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Python latches onto woman's face

Python latches onto woman's face

MADISON, Wis., Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Police in Wisconsin said a woman who decided to take a python out of its terrarium during a book club meeting ended up with the serpent latched onto her face.

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Couple suspect robber at drive-through

MADISON, Wis., Jan. 26 (UPI) -- A Wisconsin couple told officers they sped away from a Wendy's drive-through when a man approached their car with what appeared to be a gun.

Man cited for police butt slap

MADISON, Wis., Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Police in Wisconsin said a 21-year-old man received a disorderly conduct citation for allegedly slapping a female police officer on the buttocks.

Robber changes mind, waits for police

MADISON, Wis., March 8 (UPI) -- Police in Wisconsin said a would-be robber handed over his weapon and waited for police because he "just couldn't go through with a planned holdup."

Wisconsin Democrats offer compromise

MADISON, Wis., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Tens of thousands of public employees and Tea Party activists filled Wisconsin's capital Saturday for dueling protests in a battle over public employee unions.

Woman threatened by scammer she busted

MADISON, Wis., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Madison, Wis., police said alleged phone scammers busted by an 84-year-old woman retaliated with threatening phone calls to her.

Intruder leaves bathroom mess

MADISON, Wis., Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Police in Wisconsin said an apartment intruder made a disgusting mess while using a bathroom and left behind his socks, pants, cellphone and identification.

Robber makes off with spoils -- one dollar

MADISON, Wis., Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Police say a robber at a Wisconsin gas station leaped over the counter, grabbed money from the cash register and fled with his haul -- less than one dollar.

Music critique met with guitar assault

MADISON, Wis., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- A Wisconsin street musician allegedly responded to criticism of his guitar playing by hitting his critic on the head with his instrument, police said.

Police: Teens robbed while buying pot

MADISON, Wis., July 30 (UPI) -- Police in Wisconsin said three young men reported being robbed at gunpoint while attempting to buy marijuana from a "friend of a friend."
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