Police Arrest Man Accused of Firing Shotgun at McDonald’s in Ames

Demarcus Stokes (WHO-HD)

AMES, Iowa  —  Police have arrested a man they say fired a shotgun at two people at a fast food restaurant in Ames Sunday night.

Police were called to the McDonald’s at 129 S. Duff Avenue at 10:47 p.m. on a report of a person with a gun.

Witnesses tell police that a man pulled a shotgun out of his car and fired from outside the building at two people inside the restaurant. The alleged gunman was identified as 20-year-old Demarcus Stokes of Cedar Rapids. He was later arrested in Polk County, Missouri at 4:15 p.m.

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.