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UPDATE: Railroad officer involved in Mason City shooting

It happened around 4:25 pm.

Posted: Nov. 29, 2018 5:13 PM
Updated: Nov. 29, 2018 8:52 PM

MASON CITY, Iowa – Police are reporting a railroad officer shot someone in Mason City Thursday afternoon.

It happened around 4:25 pm at the railroad tracks on 9th Street NW.  Mason City Police Chief Jeff Brinkley says one person was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound.  The Union Pacific-employeed special officer is reported safe. 

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation and Union Pacific are investigating this incident.

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