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For immediate release:  
January 1, 2019


Webster County Officer-Involved Shooting

On January 1st, 2019, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation was asked to assist the Webster County Sheriff’s Office and Iowa State Patrol with an officer-involved shooting (see previous press release by Webster County Sheriff’s Office below).  The incident started just outside Fort Dodge and ended near the intersection of Highway 175 and Oak Avenue in rural Webster County.

Names of subjects are not being released at this time pending the notification of relatives.

Upon completion of the investigation, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation will forward the results to the Webster County Attorney’s Office for review.

Media Contact:
Special Agent in Charge Mike Krapfl


 Webster County SO Press Release


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