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Posted on: August 9, 2020

Two Muscatine residents are charged with terrorism

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – Two Muscatine residents face a variety of charges after they were arrested Sunday (August 9) after officers of the Muscatine Police Department were intentionally targeted in an act of terrorism.

Gilberto Daniel Castillo III, 24,...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Attempted burglary reported; police urge residents to stay vigilant

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department is investigating an overnight incident involving an attempted burglary where an individual or individuals attempted to enter a residence while knowing the occupants to be home. It is unknown yet ...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

No injuries reported after shots fired at Muscatine residence

Shots Fired

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department responded to a report of shots fired at 2208 Sampson Street at 2:00 a.m., Thursday, August 6, 2020. Officers found the residence had been hit by several bullets but no person was injured.

The inci...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Fire Department puts hoses to the pressure test

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Fire Department spent the better part of Wednesday (July 29) testing several hose sections in the department’s inventory for damage, part of a several month process to ensure the integrity of the hose se...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

Muscatine woman rescued from burning home Tuesday

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – A Muscatine woman is alive today thanks to the quick reaction of two Muscatine Police Officers Tuesday morning. The Muscatine County Joint Communications Center received notification at 8:37 a.m. Tuesday (July 14) of a structur...

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Posted on: July 22, 2020

Police seek public help in shots fired investigation

Police Investigation

MUSCATINE, Iowa – The Muscatine Police Department responded to a report of gunshots near the intersection of Sycamore and East 6th streets at 8:13 p.m., Tuesday, July 21, 2020. Several shell casings were located in this area.

The Muscatine Police...

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