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Iowa man initially charged with attempted murder for shooting pleads guilty to reduced charges


WESLEY, Iowa — A Wesley man initially charged with attempted murder has pleaded guilty to lesser charges.

The Mason City Globe Gazette reports ( ) that 26-year-old Andrew Zeitler pleaded guilty earlier this week to willful injury and two weapons counts in the July 21 shooting of 26-year-old Dustin Kiefer during a fight.

Zeitler had been charged with attempted murder and going armed with intent.

His sentencing hearing has been set for Sept. 8.

Information from: Globe Gazette,

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