Incident

1-15-2024 Iowa Waterloo 1-1

Location

January 15, 2024

208 Eighmey St
Waterloo, Iowa

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Joseph Quail
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Danielle Otterson
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Stolen/Illegally owned gun{s} recovered during arrest/warrant

Notes

Subject accidentally chambered round in illegally-altered shotgun; victim fatally struck in chest.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Shotgun

District

Congressional District: 2
State Senate District: 31
State House District: 61