Iowa Department of Public Safety
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Des Moines, Iowa 50319

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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
November 8, 2016
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

Arrest Made in Connection with the Iowa State Fair Stabbing

DES MOINES, Iowa – On November 8, 2016, at approximately 1:45am Craig Hunt was arrested in Des Moines, Iowa.  The Des Moines Police Department and a West Des Moines K9 unit responded to an Apartment Complex located at 220 Dickman in Des Moines, Iowa.  Upon arriving at the Apartment Complex officers were able to locate Hunt.  Hunt is being held at the Polk County Jail for Attempted Murder.

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