MAQUOKETA SHOOTING: Man Shot By Intruder
One person was air lifted to a hospital after a shooting overnight in eastern Iowa.
It happened around 11:15 Thursday night in Maquoketa. Police say they found 63-year-old Gerald Edwards with a gunshot wound.
Edwards told police there was an intruder in his house, who shot him, then ran off.
Paramedics took Edwards to a local hospital then airlifted him to Iowa City where he’s in stable condition.
Police say they found the weapon at the scene, and say there is no public safety concern.