BREAKING: Man found dead with multiple gunshot wounds


Eleanor Chalstrom

UPDATE: The victim of May 9’s shooting has been identified as Scott T. Lograsso, 38, of Ames.


Ames Police still do not have a perpetrator of the shooting identified but are actively looking for assistance from Ames residents and businesses in the vicinity of the shooting.


Officers are looking for any vehicles or persons that were in and out of the area between 3:00-6:00 a.m. May 9.


The Ames Police Department are investigating a homicide that occurred early Monday morning.

At 4:39 a.m. the police received calls from multiple sources that they heard gunshots near the Wheeler St. area.

When they arrived, police found a man dead with multiple gunshot wounds at 3021 Regency Court.

The police are notifying the victims family and no longer believe there is any continued threat to the community. The identity of the victim is being withheld by Ames Police until the notification of next of the family.

To provide any information on the case call Ames Police Department at 515-239-5133 or their anonymous tip line at 515-239-5533.