COUNCIL BLUFFS MAN FACES MURDER CHARGES
(Council Bluffs) A Council Bluffs man is in custody for the murder of a man found dead late Tuesday night.
Council Bluffs Police say, officers were called to a disturbance and a man down at 4501 Apache in Council Bluffs just before 11:30 Tuesday night. When they arrived, they found 44-year-old Robert C. Chapin, of Council Bluffs, dead in the kitchen of the residence from an apparent gunshot wound to the head.
A suspect, 33-yearold Christopher L. Hyde, was taken into custody and questioned by Officers from the Criminal Investigation Division. Subsequent to the interview, Chapin was booked into the Pottawattamie County Jail for 1st degree murder.
The weapon in suspect, a 40-caliber semi-automatic pistol was recovered at the scene.