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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
January 6, 2015
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

DCI Investigation in Burlington

Burlington, IOWA -- On Tuesday, January 6, at approximately 10:25 a.m., officers from the Burlington Police Department responded to a domestic dispute in the 100-block of South Garfield Avenue in Burlington, Iowa, which resulted in a shooting incident.  

One person is deceased and one officer is receiving treatment for non-life threatening injuries. The name of the deceased will be released upon notification of the family.

The Burlington Police Department contacted the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) to investigate the incident. The investigation continues and further information will be released when it becomes available.

Media Contact: Iowa DCI Special Agent In Charge, Richard Rahn at (563) 370-5109.

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

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