Undercover Iowa officer fatally shoots gunman
The Associated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa — A man authorities say shot three people outside a Des Moines bar was shot and killed by an undercover police officer early this morning.
Wojewoda's emergency lights were flashing, police say, when he drove into the parking lot in an unmarked vehicle. Byrd focused his attention on Wojewoda and pointed his gun at him, police say.
Wojewoda fired one shot and hit Byrd, who died at the scene. The two men and a woman who were shot by Byrd were taken to local hospitals. Their injuries do not appear to be life threatening.
Copyright 2015 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
|Back to previous page|