Iowa Department of Public Safety
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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

Man Found Injured on Bridge, Transported to Hospital

Indianola, IOWA--- At approximately 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 27, 2010, the Warren County dispatch received a 911 call with a report that a man was leaning over the side of the bridge on Hwy. 65 four miles north of Indianola. Sheriff’s deputies arrived to find an injured white male. The man was taken by ground ambulance to a Des Moines hospital.

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office contacted the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) for assistance with the investigation. Several agents and a crime scene team were dispatched to the location early this morning.

If anyone traveling along Hwy. 65 between the hours of 10:30 p.m. on Monday, April 26, 2010, and 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 27, 2010, saw anything suspicious, investigators ask you to come forward with information.

The Division of Criminal Investigation and the Warren County Sheriff’s Office are investigating. If you have information that could help authorities, please contact the Warren County Sheriff’s Office at (515) 961-1122


Note: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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