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Man accused of shooting at cop now in jail

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WATERLOO (KWWL) - Waterloo Police have a man in custody from a weekend shooting.  21-year-old Darnell Demery turned himself in at Allen Hospital. Wednesday morning, Demery was released from the hospital and transported to the Black Hawk County Jail where he was booked for a parole violation, assault on a peace officer, and possession and control of firearms by a felon.

It all started with a hit and run Saturday night in Waterloo. When police tracked down the suspect, he fired at Officer Spencer Gann, Gann returned fire.

Demery was hit in the arm. The officer was not injured.

Online Producer: Jason Mortvedt

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