Rockwell City police officer killed

ROCKWELL CITY – A Rockwell City police officer has been shot and killed while responding to an overnight standoff situation.

Officials are not releasing details at this time. A press conference has been scheduled for 11 a.m. at the Rockwell City Fire Department.

The subject was taken into custody earlier this morning.

Iowa DCI Special Agent in Charge Michael Motsinger will be speaking about the events leading up to the arrest.