Breaking news: Shooting at South Sioux City police station Wednesday morning Alleged gunman in custody
This morning, Wednesday, Sept. 6, at approximately 8:10 a.m., a male suspect shot a female victim in the head with a handgun outside the east entrance of the South Sioux City Law Enforcement Center. The female has been transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. The male suspect has been apprehended.
UPDATE: The female victim has been pronounced dead.
UPDATE: The female victim was identified as Mei Huang, age 33, of South Sioux City. The male shooter has been identified as Beisheng Chen, age 41, of South Sioux City. The pair were husband and wife. Chen has been charged with Murder in the First Degree, Use of a Firearm to Commit a Felony, and First Degree Domestic Assault. He is currently in the Dakota County Jail awaiting arraignment.