Cresco man arrested in shooting investigation

In a press release issued by the Decorah Police Department, it is reported that the Cresco Police Department arrested 23-year-old Tyler John Dozark of Cresco on Dec. 4 on an arrest warrant associated with the shooting that occurred on Dec 2, in Decorah.

In a press release issued by the Decorah Police Department, it is reported that the Cresco Police Department arrested 23-year-old Tyler John Dozark of Cresco on Dec. 4 on an arrest warrant associated with the shooting that occurred on Dec 2, in Decorah.

Dozark faces multiple charges in the incident that sent one victim to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Decorah Police reported the shooting occurred outside the Corner Bar on East Water Street just after 1:30 a.m. Dec. 2. 

Tyler John Dozark was charged with the following: dominion/control of a firearm by Felon – 724.26(1) – D felony; reckless use of a firearm – serious injury – 724.30(1)  C felony; intimidation with a dangerous weapon – injure/provoke fear – 708.6(1) – C felony; going armed with intent – 708.8 – D felony; and assault while displaying a dangerous weapon – 708.2(3) – aggravated misdemeanor.

The investigation remains open and ongoing.  The victim was not identified.

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