Department of Criminal Investigations

Deputy on Paid Leave
7:18 am
Fri October 19, 2012

DCI Investigates Van Buren County Shooting

The Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation (DCI) continues to look into an officer-involved shooting in Van Buren County Tuesday morning.

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Son Accused of Killing Mother
12:28 pm
Wed July 11, 2012

Pitman Murder Trial : Day 2

Adam Pitman

The murder trial of Keokuk resident Adam Pitman has concluded its second day.

Judge Cynthia Danielson is presiding over the case at the South Lee County Courthouse in Keokuk.

Pitman is accused of killing his mother, Rosa Pitman, in her home in the early morning hours of August 30, 2011.  He allegedly confessed to the crime after being pulled over for a traffic violation several hours later.

1st Degree murder carries a maximum sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.


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