An earlier version of this story contained incorrect information about the number of men in the car. The actual number is four, and the story has been corrected. We apologize for the error.

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) — UPDATE: The Sioux City police have provided more information regarding shots fired early Tuesday morning.

Sgt. Jeremy McClure with the Sioux City Police Department told KCAU 9 that officers received a report of shots fired at a residence on the 1500 block of McDonald Street at 2:28 a.m.

Residents told police that a man who lived there was walking home when a vehicle with four people in it approached the man. The people in the car, four men and one woman, demanded money from the man. When he refused, the people got out of the car and started to assault him.

The victim’s family assisted him when one of the assault suspects pulled out a gun and fired it. The suspects then fled, police say.

No one was injured, but a car at the residence was found to be damaged.

Police have identified the suspects, but have not taken anyone into custody.


Sioux City police are investigating gunfire that hit a house in the early hours of Tuesday.

Police were called to the 1500 block of McDonald Street just before 2:30 a.m. for a report of shots fired.

Police told KCAU 9 that the incident began with a fight before several shots were fired at the home and vehicles in the driveway.

There are no known injuries from the incident.