Fatal officer involved shooting at Urbanale hotel

Police are investigating an officer involved shooting in Urbandale. Officers were called to a domestic disturbance at the Discount Holidays © Holiday Inn on Merle Hay Rd. around 4 a.m. Saturday. Urbandale Police Chief Ross McCarty tells KCCI a fight broke out in the hotel lobby and a man pulled out a gun.

Chief McCarty says that’s when he was shot by police. Two women were also on the scene and ran off during the dispute. Police were able to capture both women and they are now in custody.

The incident is under investigation.

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