Murder suspect headed to court

The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office investigation of the shooting near Selma, Iowa. / KTVO's Tess Hedrick

An Ottumwa man accused of attempted murder will be in court next week.

Rusty E. Salter, 32, will be arraigned on the attempted murder charge and a criminal mischief charge on November 7 in Van Buren County District Court.

Salter was arrested on October 13 after he fired shots into the home Randall Ritz of Selma.

As a result of the incident, Ritz was arrested for drug possession. Ritz's brother, Richard, and another man were arrested on lesser charges.

Salter remains in the Van Buren County Jail on a $50,000 bond.

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