UPDATE: Mason City shooting investigation ongoing

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UPDATE: Mason City police say the victim of Tuesday night’s shooting was flown to a University of Iowa hospital for emergency treatment.

The shooting reportedly happened inside and outside the home. At this time, it isn’t believed to be a domestic violence case or an attempted murder.

Police stress that there’s no ongoing threat to the community. Anyone with information can contact the Mason City Police Department at 641-421-3636.

Stay with KIMT News 3 for updates as we learn more details. 

Previous coverage below. 

MASON CITY, Iowa – Mason City police are investigating a shooting Tuesday evening.

shot1According to authorities, multiple 911 calls were received at 7:25 p.m. from people reporting that shots had been fired.  A witness tells KIMT News 3 that he heard three gunshots near the area of 9th Street Northwest and North Washington Avenue.  Authorities responded and found an adult female with a gunshot wound.  She was transported by ambulance to Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa in an unknown condition.

The investigation is ongoing.

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