Sheriff’s Dept. Press Release on Accidental Gunshot Wound

Wapello County, Iowa-At approximately 3:20pm, Sunday December 11th, 2016 the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from a person that had been accidently shot in the leg at a residence in the 11000 block of 65th St. approximately 2 miles southeast of Ottumwa. The injured juvenile female was driven to Ottumwa Regional Health Center for treatment of her injuries.