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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
November 7, 2015
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

Iowa DCI Investigating Waukee Homicide

WAUKEE, Iowa -- The Iowa Department of Public Safety's (DPS) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) Special Agents and the DCI Crime Lab's Crime Scene Team are assiting the Waukee Police Department with an early morning homicide. The below press release is from the Waukee Police Department, not the Iowa DPS's DCI.

Victim: Gino Risola, 41

This is a white, 2004 Ford F150 SIMILAR to what Brendan McGuiness was believed to be driving when he fled the scene. Iowa license plate: CMF 343

Brendan McGuiness, 42
***Suspect is on the run and believed to armed and dangerous.***

Anyone with information on Brendan McGuiness's whereabouts is asked to call 911. Officials urge the public NOT to approach McGuiness if he is spotted as he is believed to be armed and dangerous, please avoid him and call 911 immediately.
Note: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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