Waterloo Police make arrest after man shot, killed Saturday

A man has been charged following a police investigation into the shooting that took place on Saturday in Waterloo.
Published: Aug. 28, 2022 at 2:54 PM CDT
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WATERLOO, Iowa (KCRG) - One person was killed in a shooting on Saturday, according to law enforcement officials.

At around 12:07 p.m., the Waterloo Police Department was sent to a report of a shooting in an apartment at 226 Palmer Drive. Officials located Cortavius Benford, 26, who had been shot one time at the scene. He later died from his injuries at a nearby hospital.

After an investigation, police arrested Savion Wilson, 23, and charged him with first-degree murder.

Wilson is being held at the Black Hawk County Jail on a $1 million bond.