July 31, 2020

GLENWOOD, Iowa - This is not a press release from the Iowa Department of Public Safety. It is being distributed on behalf of the Glenwood Police Department.

On the 30th day of July, 2020 the Glenwood Police Department responded to a shooting at 506 S. Locust St., Glenwood Iowa.  Upon arrival, one minor victim was identified and sent to the hospital via life-flight.  Two minor suspects were apprehended on unrelated charges and another remains at large.  This investigation is ongoing and no further information will be released due to involved individuals being minors.  The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation and the Mills County Sheriff’s Office are assisting with the investigation.  Anyone with any information about this incident is encouraged to call the Glenwood Police Department at 712-527-4844. 

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The Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS) is the largest law enforcement agency in the state. It includes six divisions and several bureaus, all working together with local, state and federal government agencies and the private sector, to keep Iowa a safe place by following our core values: leadership, integrity, professionalism, courtesy, service and protection. Divisions within the Iowa DPS: Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation, Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, Iowa State Patrol, Iowa State Fire Marshal Division, Iowa Division of Intelligence and Fusion Center, and Administrative Services Division. The Department of Public Safety is led by the Commissioner who is appointed by the Governor.

Iowa Department of Public Safety
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