High School Football Scores

Police Investigating After 17-Year-Old Found Dead in Fort Dodge Home

FORT DODGE, Iowa  —  Police are investigating the death of a teenager after a reported shooting in Fort Dodge on Tuesday afternoon.

Fort Dodge police say they were called to a home in the 700 block on N. 8th Street around 12:45 pm on Tuesday on a report of an accidental shooting.  When they arrived they found an unresponsive 17-year-old male in the home suffering from a gunshot wound.  He was later pronounced dead.

Police have not released the victim’s name but say he was a senior at Fort Dodge High School.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.