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Shooting in Sergeant Bluff left one person dead, 11-year-old boy rescued

The identities and conditions of the victims are being withheld until their families have been notified.

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An investigation is underway into a shooting that occurred in rural Sgt. Bluff on February 24, 2023.

The incident was reported through 911 calls around 6:47 pm and took place at a residence on Buchanan Ave.

Deputies arrived at the scene to find an injured person on the floor and an 11-year-old boy who was rescued from inside the residence.

Further investigation led to the discovery of two additional victims, a male and a female, both of whom had been shot.

The male suspect was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound and was taken to Mercy One in Sioux City, then transferred to University Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha in critical condition.

The female victim was also transported to Mercy One in Sioux City in critical condition, while the male victim unfortunately died at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing, and authorities have confirmed that they are not searching for any other suspects.

The identities and conditions of the victims are being withheld until their families have been notified.

Additional updates on the incident will be provided as they become available.


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