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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

For Immediate Release

May 2, 2013


Jeremy McClure & Chad Sheehan, Police Officers

Sioux City Police Department

McClure (712) 635-2080/Sheehan (712) 898-4537

SA Trista Frederick, PIO, ATF

(816) 559-0724

ATF Offers Reward in Sioux City Officer Shooting

SIOUX CITY, Iowa — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Kansas City Field Division is offering a reward of $5,000 for information that leads to the immediate apprehension of Jamal Dean, who is wanted for attempting to murder a Sioux City Police Officer. This is in addition to the previously announced reward of up to $10,000.

Dean has warrants for his arrest in connection to the April 29 shooting of Sioux City Police Officer Kevin McCormick. McCormick stopped a car that Dean was a passenger in when Dean stepped out of the car and fired upon the officer. Dean fled the area after the shooting and remains at large.

McCormick was treated for a gunshot wound to his head and has been released from a local hospital.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Dean should call 712–279–6960.

Dean is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached by the public.

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