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UPDATE: Suspect arrested in Omaha in connection to Council Bluffs shooting death

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Posted at 11:51 AM, Oct 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-28 16:32:55-04

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (KMTV) — UPDATED STORY: 10/28/2021

On Thursday afternoon the Council Bluffs Police Department announced the arrest of Vaughn White, who was wanted in connection to the shooting death of McKayla Glover on Oct. 22. White was booked into the Pottawattamie County Jail on an outstanding warrant for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm, according to the police department.

The suspect was located and arrested by the US Marshals in Omaha. Detectives with CBPD are continuing to investigate Glover's death.

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According to a press release from the Council Bluffs Police Department, first responders "were called (to) 1200 East Washington Street, at 3:42 a.m. this morning for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, they found 24-year-old McKayla Glover with a single gunshot wound to her chest. Glover was taken by ambulance to the emergency department at Nebraska Medicine where she was pronounced deceased."

Council Bluffs police detectives are investigating the shooting and no arrests have been made.

Authorities are trying to locate 28-year-old Vaughn White who is described as 6'3" and 250 pounds. He is considered a person of interest.

If you know of his whereabouts, please contact either 911 or Council Bluffs Crime Stoppers at 712-328-STOP (7867).