Death: The victim of the Waterloo killing has been identified – After an early morning shooting on W. 2nd St. in Waterloo, one person was killed. LaVance Cooper, 41, was shot in the abdomen and died as a result of his injuries, according to Waterloo police. He was taken to Unity Point-Allen Hospital, where he was pronounced dead later.
According to kwwl.com, Dorray Cooper, 58, has been charged with First-Degree Murder and Felon in Possession of a Firearm by police. Officers remained at the scene of the incident until just before 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Investigators were seen walking in and out of the building many times, taking objects, according to a KWWL crew.
On Tuesday morning, shortly after 4 a.m., a shooting occurred. Residents who requested that their identities not be used by KWWL said they were asleep at the time of the incident and did not hear it. “My heart goes out to whoever was shot and their family. I have no idea what to say “According to one local, “It’s just very, very frightening.”