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Man treated for apparent gunshot wound

OTTUMWA ? A 19-year-old man arrived at the Ottumwa Regional Health Center Emergency Room Friday with an apparent gunshot wound to his head.


The man was identified as Malik Lewis, 19, of Ottumwa. He arrived at the hospital at 12:27 p.m. that day, transported to the emergency room in a private vehicle. He was later transported to another hospital for treatment of his injuries. He is listed in stable condition.


This incident is being investigated by the Ottumwa Police Department and anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the police department at 641-683-0661.