MAQUOKETA, Iowa – A Maquoketa man is dead from health issues after being arrested Saturday morning.
The Maquoketa Police Department says they received a call of a physical altercation around 7 a.m on West Apple Street.
They tell us Drew Edwards was arrested for assault-related charges.
He was taken to the hospital for a medical episode.
Shortly after arriving, Edwards was pronounced dead.
The incident is currently under investigation by the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation and the Jackson County Attorney’s Office.