Authorities Investigating Shooting

Written by Theresa Rose on February 13, 2018

On February 12, 2018 at 2:16 PM a report of a subject with a gunshot wound was reported at Henry County Health Center emergency room.  Initial investigation revealed that a male subject had been dropped off at the ER with a gunshot wound to his abdomen.  The investigation is ongoing with preliminary investigations indicating that the incident occurred in the 1600 grid of Wapello Drive but was accidental.  No threats to the public are present, at this time, and the identity of the victim is being withheld for investigative purposes.


Anybody with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 319-385-2712.