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Ottumwa man arrested after non-fatal shooting

OTTUMWA ? An Ottumwa man was arrested Monday night in connection to a shooting that sent one person to the hospital.


At approximately 10:40 p.m. that night, the Wapello County Sheriff?s Office received a 911 call of an individual having been shot in the 17000 block of 30th Street in rural Wapello County, several miles south of Ottumwa. Upon arrival, law enforcement confirmed a male had been shot and had received non-life threatening injuries.


The victim was transported to Ottumwa Regional Health Center. As a result of the investigation, deputies arrested William Dickinson, 65, of Ottumwa. He was charged with Domestic Abuse Assault-Aggravated Misdemeanor. Dickinson was transported to the Wapello County Jail where was held until he was arraigned by the courts and posted bond.


The Ottumwa Police Department assisted the investigation.