Humboldt Count Sheriff investigates cross bow shooting

Lu Verne, IA – The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Friday night incident involving a fatal cross bow shooting.

Humboldt County Sheriff Dean Kruger says that on Friday, March 19, the dispatch center received a call about an unresponsive male at a residence near Lu Verne. Upon arrival, it appeared the male had been accidentally shot with a cross bow.

The sheriff says the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation was called and is still involved in the process. No names were released to KHBT.

This remains an active investigation at this time.