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Name of trooper released in Washington Co. officer-involved shooting

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WASHINGTON COUNTY (KWWL) -

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation says Iowa State Trooper Jewel O'Rear was the trooper who fired her weapon during a motor vehicle chase in Washington County on October 1st.

The chase ended with the arrests of 26-year-old Tiffany Reed, 30-year-old LaFonda Davis, and 22-year-old Tia Reed -- all of St. Louis.
Both Reeds are suspected in thefts from area clothing stores.

The DCI has interviewed Trooper O'Rear, and forwarded the interview to the Iowa Attorney General's Office.

Trooper O'Rear is a 15 year veteran of DPS, and has been employed as a State Trooper for 7 years.

She remains on duty for the Iowa State Patrol.

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