Man shot during dispute in downtown Sioux City, police say

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SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) — UPDATE: Authorities gave an update on a shooting that took place Friday afternoon in downtown Sioux City.

At 3:10 p.m., the Sioux City Police Department received a report of shots being fired in the 200 block of Nebraska Street.

When officers arrived on scene, they found a man suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. He was taken to MercyOne for treatment and at the time of this release, is still undergoing medical treatment.

Investigating officers determined that this shooting arose out of an on-going dispute between several of
the people involved. Several cars containing the people involved stopped in the area of the 200 block of
Nebraska St. The dispute was about to escalate into a physical altercation when the shots were fired. The
victim of the shooting was involved in this altercation.

Detectives are interviewing several of the subjects involved and are following up on leads to determine
who fired the shots. At the time of this release, the subject who fired the shots was not in custody and
detectives are still following up on information provided to them.

Police are still investigating and will provide an update when more information is known.



PREVIOUS: One man was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a shooting in downtown Sioux City.

Police responded to a shots fired call on the 200 block of Nebraska Street in Sioux City. One person was taken to MercyOne after being shot, suffering life-threatening injuries.

Authorities said there was a confrontation that led to gunfire. Police said they are currently looking for suspects.

Police are still currently investigating the situation.

This is a breaking news story. We have a reporter on the scene and will continue to update the story as we learn more.


PREVIOUS: Authorities are investigating after a report of shots fired on Nebraska street in Sioux City.

At 3:10 p.m., police responded to a shots fire call on the 200 block of Nebraska Street. Authorities confirmed one person has been shot.

Police are still currently investigating the situation.

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