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Suspects Wanted in Northern Iowa Rest Stop Shooting

DOWS, Iowa  —  The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is asking for help identifying two suspects in a shooting in northern Iowa.

The two people are believed to have information about a shooting that took place at an Interstate 35 rest stop near Dows on Sunday morning. The suspects were seen on surveillance video from a nearby gas station shortly before the shooting.


The victim is hospitalized, and their condition is currently unknown.

The suspects’ car is believed to be a silver or gray 4-door SUV similar to a Jeep Cherokee. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department at 641-456-2731.