Officer-Involved Shooting Sends One To The Hospital

Mason City, Iowa – A man has been shot by a railroad police officer in Mason City yesterday afternoon.

According to Mason City Police, at 4:30 yesterday afternoon, they received a report of a shooting near All Aboard Storage at 9th Street NW.  

An investigation determined a railroad officer shot a male.  Medics transported the victim to Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa.

Law enforcement contacted the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation to assist in the officer-involved shooting.

The name of the victim and officer has not been released.