Sheriff, DCI investigate Sunday morning shooting

A shooting at the Dows exit in Franklin County at around 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, January 28, remains under investigation.

The shooting sent one victim by ambulance to Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa in Mason City. After an initial response by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, Iowa State Patrol, Wright County Sheriff’s Office, and medical personnel from the Franklin General Hospital and West Franklin First Responders, officials requested the assistance of the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation.

The incident remains under investigation at this time by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office and Iowa DCI.

More information will be published as it becomes available.