June 19, 2023

JEFFERSON, Iowa - On Monday, June 19, 2023, at approximately 5:16 a.m., the Greene County Communications Center received a report of a deceased male in the 800 Block of E Adams Street in Jefferson, Iowa. Upon arrival, members of the Jefferson Police Department and Greene County Sheriff’s Office located Holden VerSchuure, age 22, of Jefferson, Iowa.

The investigation into VerSchuure’s death continues.  Anyone with information related to this incident is urged to contact the Jefferson Police Department at (515) 386-2136.

The Jefferson Police Department is being assisted by the Greene County Sheriff’s Office, Greene County Medical Examiner Investigators, Iowa State Patrol, and Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation.  


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
215 E 7th St
Des Moines IA 50319