WESLEY, IA – A north Iowa man has entered a not guilty plea to a charge of attempted murder.
25-year-old Andrew Zeitler is accused of shooting 25-year-old Dustin Kiefer several times during a fight in Wesley on July 21. He was arrested in Corwith after a manhunt.
Court records show Zeitler entered a written plea of not guilty on Tuesday. He has a pretrial conference scheduled in Kossuth County District Court on September 10th and a trial scheduled for October 8th.
Kiefer was originally taken to Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa for treatment, but was transferred to St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. He is listed in fair condition.