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Ottumwa Police Investigate Homicide, Warrant Issued for Suspect

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OTTUMWA, Iowa — Roger Wiseman Jr., 25-years-old, was found dead in Ottumwa early Sunday morning.

At approximately 2:31 a.m., the Ottumwa Police Department responded to the 400 Block of North Market Street for a report of a shooting.  Upon arrival, officers found one person at the scene had sustained several gunshot wounds.

Wiseman was transported to the Ottumwa Regional Health Center where he later died.

As a result of the investigation, the Ottumwa Police Department has obtained an arrest warrant for Dustin William McDanel, 24-years-old, of Ottumwa, for Murder 1st Degree.  McDanel is considered by law enforcement as armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of McDanel, are encouraged to contact the Ottumwa Police Department at 641-683-0661, or their local authorities.

 

 

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