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UPDATE: Photos released in Franklin County shooting

Authorities seeking to identify two people.

Posted: Jan. 28, 2018 7:10 PM
Updated: Jan. 29, 2018 3:08 PM

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Iowa - The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report of an early-morning shooting Sunday.

Authorities responded around 1:30 a.m. near the Dows exit off of Interstate-35 in Franklin County.

Authorities say the victim was transported to Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa for treatment.

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office and the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation are investigating the circumstances.

The public is being asked to help identify two individuals who were captured on video at a nearby convenience store prior to the shooting.  The black male and female were driving a gray or silver 4-door SUV, possibly a Jeep Cherokee.

The Iowa State Patrol, Wright County Sheriff's Office, Franklin General Hospital, and West Franklin First Responders also assisted with this incident.

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