WEBSTER COUNTY, Iowa (WHO) — A male teenager has been arrested for allegedly shooting a female teenager at a late night party.
On Friday deputies with the Webster County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting at a party with teenagers. When they arrived they encountered a large number of juveniles fleeing the scene. Officers later discovered a female juvenile had sustained non-life threatening gunshot wounds.
The Fort Dodge Police Department in coordination with a School Resource Officer arrested the 17-year-old male at the Fort Dodge Senior High School on Wednesday.
The male teenager was charged with Intimidation with a Dangerous Weapon (Class C Felony), Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person – Felon (Class D Felony), and Possession of a Firearm by an Ineligible Person (Serious Misdemeanor).
The juvenile’s name has not been released. He is being held at the Central Iowa Juvenile Detention Center in Eldora on a $16,000 cash-only bond.