Police: Southern Iowa Suspect ‘Armed & Dangerous’

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UPDATE 01/20/15 8:00 A.M.

Multiple news agencies are reporting that Robert Graham has been arrested in Trenton, Missouri.


Police are searching for a person of interest who may be connected to a Southern Iowa shooting.

Robert Eugene Graham, 45, is described as armed and dangerous. He may be driving a gray 2014 Toyota Corolla with Illinois license plates V872014.

Graham is being sought for questioning related to a shooting that occurred in Chariton, Iowa on Friday, January 16th.

Anyone with information on Graham or his whereabouts is asked to contact the Chariton Police Department at 641-774-5083, , the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation–State Patrol Communications at 515-323-4360, or dial 911.  Please do not attempt to confront Graham.

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From the Iowa Department of Public Safety:

Update: Iowa DCI Investigating Shooting in Chariton

Chariton, IOWA – Authorities are still attempting to locate Robert Eugene Graham.  A warrant for Attempted Murder has now been issued for Graham.  The victim is Gayle Darrah, 33, who resided at the Court Avenue address in Chariton.  Darrah is still in critical condition at a local hospital.  Graham is still considered to be armed and dangerous.

At approximately 7:13 am on January 16, 2015, the Lucas County Dispatch Center received a 911 in reference to a female being shot outside a residence.  Chariton Police officers responded to 1701 Court Avenue, in Chariton.  Upon arriving at the residence, Chariton Police officers found a female lying in the driveway by a vehicle with a gunshot wound.  The victim was transported to a local hospital and was then taken by air ambulance to a Des Moines hospital.  The victim is in critical condition.

At this time, this shooting appears to be an isolated incident and not a random act.  The investigation has yielded a person of interest.  The person of interest is Robert Eugene Graham,  a 45 year old white male.  Graham should be considered armed and dangerous. Investigators believe Graham is possibly driving a gray, 2014 Toyota Corolla with Illinois license plates V872014.

Anyone with information on Graham or his whereabouts is asked to contact the Chariton Police Department at 641-774-5083, , the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation–State Patrol Communications at 515-323-4360, or dial 911.  Please do not attempt to confront Graham.

 


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