One injured in Burlington shooting

BURLINGTON, Iowa -- A shooting that left one person injured prompted a local elementary school to take extra security precautions.

According to a statement from the City of Burlington, the shooting happened around 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, September 25 in a Burlington neighborhood.

Police said they found the victim in theĀ 100 block of South Garfield Street; the injured person was taken to a nearby hospital.

The Burlington Community School District was told about the shooting as a precautionary measure.

Corse Elementary School, which is a couple miles south of where the shooting happened, took extra measures to keep their students safe in the school.