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UPDATE: Arrest Made in Our Lady Peace Elementary Lockdown Case

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Our Lady Peace Elementary Lockdown Case

UPDATE 10/25/13:

 

Incident Type

Domestic/Family Trouble

Incident Date

10/24/2013 - 11:30 AM

Address

418 Holly Avenue (Our Lady Queen of Peace School)

Suspect(s)

Christopher Swatzak, 46-year-old male

Arrested

Continuing Investigation

Victim(s)

Related family members

Update



UPDATE  10/25/2013 AT 12:30PM



Christopher Swatzak has been taken into custody, without incident, by police authorities in Milwaukee Wisconsin.  The Madison Police Department is currently sending Detectives to the custody location to prepare for his return back to Madison, WI.  We will not be able to release more details until interviews are completed, and Swatzak is in secured custody.  I am told that updates will be forthcoming, but we would like to thank all who have been involved in this ordeal.  We received assistance from a variety of sources over the past few days, and understand the overall impact of a case of this nature.



UPDATE 10/25/2013 :

 

Incident Type

Domestic/Family Trouble

Incident Date

10/24/2013 - 11:30 AM

Address

418 Holly Avenue (Our Lady Queen of Peace School)

Suspect(s)

Christopher Swatzak, 46-year-old male

Arrested

Continuing Investigation

Victim(s)

Related family members

Details

Shortly after 11:30am, Madison Police responded to Our Lady Queen of Peace School, located at 418 Holly Avenue, based on information involving a family/child custody issue.  School administrators locked down the premises as a precautionary measure.  The Madison Police Department sent officers to the school and the surrounding area for extra security.   Probable cause to arrest Christopher Swatzak was subsequently developed as more information surfaced reference domestic stalking.  

Swatzak operates a Chrysler Town & Country Minivan with Wisconsin plates of 697NLZ.  Attempts to contact Swatzak are underway, and the community is asked to alert police if they have any information regarding his whereabouts.  No other details regarding the case will be released at this time, and Madison Detectives are continuing to investigate this matter. 

 

UPDATE: 10/24/13 -

Our Lady Queen of Peace school in Madison was put into a lockdown Thursday as a precautionary measure because of a domestic dispute.

Madison Police say two adults were fighting over custody of kids who attend the school.

Parents were able to enter the school if they signed in.

 

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Our Lady Queen of Peace school in Madison was under a lockdown Thursday afternoon. 

Dane Co. dispatch says that Madison Police search for a wanted person in the area.  Students were released at their normal time as Police monitored the school grounds.

 

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