Officer-involved shooting being investigated by DCI
ALGONA, Ia. (KEYC) - An Algona police officer has been placed on paid administrative leave after an officer-involved shooting.
At the request of the Kossuth County Attorney, the Division of Criminal Investigation is conducting an independent investigation.
At around 12:15 Thursday, Algona police responded to a disturbance at the Super 8 Motel.
According to a news release from the Algona Police Department, one officer discharged his firearm as a result of circumstances upon arrival.
There was then a high-speed pursuit with the suspect.
The pursuit ended with the driver losing control of the vehicle.
No officers were injured.
The officer was placed on leave per Algona policy.
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