Police: Thursday shooting an isolated incident

By David Hotle, The JOURNAL


A Thursday evening shooting just off Washington square is still under investigation, but Washington Police believe it to be an isolated incident.

According to a news release from the Washington County Attorney?s office, the shooting occurred in a residence located at 106 S. B Ave. The victim of the shooting, described in the release as ?a white male,? was found conscious in the bedroom of the residence after police responded to reports of a shooting. The individual was transported to the hospital by Washington County Ambulance.

A firearm was not recovered during a search.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact investigator Ron See with the Washington Police Department at (319) 653-2256 or