Young Child Accidentally Shot With Handgun in Storm Lake Residence
January 20, 2022 8:22pm
A young child was accidentally shot with a handgun in Storm Lake.
According to the Storm Lake Police Department, officers along with the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center Ambulance were called to a residence in the 600 block of East 12th Street around 7:30 Wednesday evening. A nine-year-old child had received a lower body gunshot wound. Police determined that another child in the home located an unsecured handgun and unintentionally discharged it, and it struck the nine-year-old.
The nine-year-old was transported by ambulance to the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries. The incident remains under investigation.
Governor's Volunteer Awards Ceremony Will be Held in Storm Lake
The 2022 Governor's Volunteer Awards will be announced during five special recognition ceremonies
Storm Lake Police Warn Residents About Jewelry Scam
The Storm Lake Police Department is warning citizens about a scam that's been circulating in the
Streets Will Be Temporarily Closed Monday for Parade of Flags Event
The City of Storm Lake will be temporarily closing streets to accommodate the Memorial Day Parade
Lake View Included in Mobile Consumer Protection Office Tour
The Iowa Attorney General's office has launched a series of consumer protection presentations that
Storm Lake City Parks to be Sprayed
The City of Storm Lake Parks Department will be spraying the city parks in the coming days to help