Code Red Alert in Mason City for person possibly with gun ends peacefully

Police were called to a disturbance for a man allegedly making threats.

Posted: Apr 12, 2019 10:24 PM
Updated: Apr 13, 2019 8:48 AM

MASON CITY, Iowa - Police issued a code red warning following a disturbance call Friday night and were on scene for around an hour.

Police tell KIMT News 3 it happened in the area of 800 block of 6th St. SE.

When they arrived on the scene, police learned a person inside may have a gun and was making threats.

That's when they issued the alert, asking neighbors to stay safe inside their homes.

The person did come out without incident at 8:27 p.m. The initial call was received at 7:35 p.m.

No charges have been filed, but the investigation is ongoing.

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