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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
Thursday, December 5, 2013
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

Multi-Agency Press Conference

Orange City, IOWA --- A multi-agency press conference has been scheduled for 12:15 p.m. today,
December 5, 2013, in the Board of Supervisors room, lower level, Sioux County Courthouse,
210 Central Avenue SW, Orange City, Iowa. The press conference will be in reference to the
death of three-year-old Autumn Elgersma of Orange City who died on October 31, 2013. Sioux County Attorney Coleman J. McAllister, Iowa DCI Special Agent in Charge Mitch Mortvedt, and Orange City Police Chief Jim Pottebaum will be providing updated information.

Location of the press conference is as follows:

Sioux County Courthouse
Board of Supervisors room – Lower Level
210 Central Avenue SW
Orange City, Iowa


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

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