Winnebago authorities investigate shooting

FOREST CITY – Winnebago County authorities are investigating a shooting incident that occurred Friday, June 1 at Thompson.

According to a press release, the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of a male that has been shot at 8559 390th Street in Thompson. Upon arriving at the scene officers found a male with a gunshot wound.

The individual was transported by ambulance to Mercy Medical Center in Mason City.

The incident is still under investigation. Authorities will release more details at a later date.

The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Department of Criminal Investigation, Iowa State Patrol, Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, Kossuth County Sheriff’s Office, Iowa DNR, Forest City Police, Britt Police, Buffalo Center and Forest City Ambulance services.