According to our coverage partners at KWWL, A man has been placed in custody after a shots-fired incident near Dubuque on Today, Thursday July 20th, that resulted in a manhunt and also required several agencies to respond.


The Dubuque County Sherriff's Office has stated that a shots were fired and reported at Lost Canyon Mobile Home Park just outside of Peosta on Thursday. Two shots were fired, but nobody was injured. The complainant advised a gun was fired from inside the residence, which exited through a bedroom window.

Credit: Google Maps
Credit: Google Maps

Eye witness reports have so far called this a domestic dispute that escalated.

According to the City of Dubuque Police report page; 35 year-old Travis Lee Dauber was Arrested on charges of Reckless Use Of Firearm and property Damage at 14931 Lost Canyon Rd, Peosta, IA, on 7/20/2023 12:49. In addition, Dauber was charged with Domestic with Injury, Child Endangerment, Possession of a Control Substance, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Intimidation with a Dangerous Weapon, and Harassment 1st.

Following the shooting incident, the man ran to a wooded area behind the park. After a manhunt was initiated, he was captured by authorities as he exited the wooded area and walked onto a roadway.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information is released.

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