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CAPITOL BREACH-IOWA ARREST
DES MOINES — DES MOINES -- An Iowa man who led a crowd of insurgents in taunting a police officer up several flights of stairs inside the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6 attack is asking a judge to release him from jail. By David Pitt. UPCOMING: 450 words by 5 p.m.
AROUND THE STATE:
VIRUS OUTBREAK-IOWA PRISON VISITS
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Corrections has announced it will resume in-person visitation in early July for those prisoners who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. SENT: 225 words.
WATERLOO DROWNING — A man drowned at a state park in northeastern over the weekend, authorities there said.
ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING DEATH — An eastern Iowa man has died after accidentally shooting himself over the weekend, authorities there said.
None at this hour.
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