An aggressive dog was shot by police during a drug investigation on Madison?s west side Thursday morning, officials with the Madison Police Department said.
The MPD SWAT team executed a high-risk search warrant in the 4300 block of Britta Drive around noon, according to a release. The warrant was part of a drug investigation conducted by the Dane County Narcotics Task Force.
Police said several people fled as SWAT members approached the residence.
Officers searched the surrounding neighborhood on foot, and it is believed that all who were sought are in custody, according to the release. The aggressive dog was shot during the search of the residence.
No officers or suspects were injured during the incident, officials said.