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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Saturday, April 14, 2012
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

DCI Assisting Guthrie County Law Enforcement with Death Investigation

Dexter, IOWA --- This morning at approximately 5:45 AM deputies with the Guthrie County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call at 3448 330th Trail, Dexter, IA in reference to a deceased white male laying in the gravel road in front of the residence.

The Guthrie County Sheriff's Office has requested assistance from the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation.  Also assisting with this investigation is the Iowa State Patrol and the Stuart Police Department.

At this time law enforcement wish to assure Guthrie County residents there is no indication the public at large is in danger.

No additional information is being released at this time as this is an ongoing investigation.

Media contact:  Guthrie County Sheriff's Office (641) 747-2214.


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

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