On Sunday, April 14, 2019, at approximately 3:48 a.m., public safety personnel responded to the 400 block of Melody Lane after a shooting was reported at this location. Three adults with gunshot wounds were taken to Unity Point Hospital in Marshalltown. Two of these victims have since been transported to medical facilities in Des Moines. The investigation of this incident is ongoing. No suspects have been identified or detained.
Anyone with information concerning this incident should contact the Marshalltown Police Department at 641.754.5725. Additionally, anonymous tips may be submitted to Marshall County Crime Stoppers by calling 641.753.1234, via text by texting the word “marshall” followed by the tip to CRIMES (274637), or online at www.marshallcountycs.com. Information leading to an arrest could earn a reward of up to $1,000.
The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office and the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation are assisting the Marshalltown Police Department with this investigation.