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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Friday, August 17, 2012
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DCI, County Attorney Schedule Press Conference on Johnson County Officer Involved Shooting

Johnson County, IOWA --- In an effort to maintain transparency and public access, the Division of Criminal Investigation and Johnson County Attorney's Office are holding a press conference this afternoon to answer questions surrounding the August 16, 2012 officer involved shooting in Johnson County.

WHAT: Press Conference on Officer Involved Shooting
  2:00 PM, August 17, 2012
WHERE: Johnson County Sheriff's Office - Lobby
  511 S. Capitol Street
  Iowa City, IA 52244
WHO: Janet Lyness, Johnson County Attorney
  SAC Bill Kietzman, Division of Criminal Investigation
  Sheriff Lonny Pulkrabek, Johnson County

Read the initial press release distributed late Thursday, outlining the immediate facts and circumstances surrounding this incident.

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

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