UPDATE: Authorities identify officer in North English officer-involved shooting

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NORTH ENGLISH, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Authorities have release additional information about an officer-involved shooting on June 10th in North English, including the name of the officer.

Crime scene tape encircles 108 Walnut Street in North English. (Forrest Saunders/KCRG)

According to a news release, Williamsburg Police Officer Blake Heller fired the shot that killed Robin Blaylock.

Heller is a part time officer for both the Willamsburg and Marengo police departments and is a full time Iowa County Deputy Sheriff.

According to the Iowa County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, Heller in March was sworn in as a Deputy Sheriff. He was previously an Iowa County Special Deputy, and was a jailer in Dallas County.

The news release states officers responded to a report of domestic abuse involving a male with a gun. Officers from the Willamsburg Police Department, the Iowa County Sheriff's Office, and the Marengo Police Department responded.

Investigators still have not said what led to the shooting.
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An autopsy Tuesday could reveal more details about a fatal shooting by a law officer

The Iowa County sheriff has not said what led up to the shooting that killed 53-year-old Robin Blaylock in North English Saturday night.

Investigators will only say law officers responded to a domestic call at Blaylock's home on South Walnut Street.

KCRG-TV9 called the Iowa County Sheriff's Office Monday, which told us the sheriff would not be available to comment on the case until tomorrow.
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The Iowa County Sheriff's Office has identified the man killed in an officer-involved shooting in North English.

According to a news release, 53-year-old Robin Blaylock was pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday at the State Medical Examiner's Office in Ankeny.
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The Iowa County Sheriff's Office confirms one person was killed following an officer-involved shooting in North English.

The Iowa County Sheriff's said the incident started when a woman said her husband was outside with a gun.

It happened at a home at 108 South Walnut Street in North English right around 8:30 last night.

The Williamsburg Police Department and Iowa County Sheriff's Office responded to the incident.

Neighbors said the man lived there with his wife and son. They describe the couple as quiet, who keep to themselves.

Some witness heard one gunshot, others heard two.

One man said it was his first time hearing that noise in the neighborhood. The first thing he thought of was protecting his family.

"I'll be honest, I took my gun out of the safe, I got a license to carry and I put it where I could grab it in case something happened," said Frank Tate.

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is handling the incident.
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The Iowa County Sheriff's Office confirms one person was killed following an officer-involved shooting in North English.

Authorities said in a news release Williamsburg Police and sheriff's deputies responded to the 100 block of South Walnut Street for a domestic disturbance involving a gun around 8:30, Saturday night.

"This incident led to an officer involved shooting with a male subject who was pronounced dead at the scene," said Sheriff Robert Rotter in the release.

Rotter said the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation will be taking over the investigation. More information is expected to be released later this week.
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Iowa County Sheriff's deputies and other law enforcement agencies are on the scene of a possible shooting in North English.

According to neighbors, it happened at a home near Oak and Walnut Street sometime before 10:30, Saturday night.

Officers on scene have yet to confirm details but multiple witnesses reported hearing a single gunshot come from inside 108 Walnut.

The Iowa County Assessor's website shows the property belongs to Robin Blaylock.

One man who lives diagonal from the property, and who wished to remain anonymous, said he saw a Williamsburg police officer enter the house shortly before hearing the gunfire.

At this point there's no official word as to whether anyone was injuried, though neighbors were fairly certain a resident of the home had been killed.

We will update this story when more information is available.