Arrests

Police say Fayette County man seriously injured boy

WEST UNION — A Fayette County man is accused of seriously injuring a boy.

According to the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, on Friday, the boy — who is not identified — showed up at school with suspicious injuries [...]

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Chicago man charged in Cedar Rapids burglary, theft

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Chicago man has been arrested in connection with a residential burglary.

According to Cedar Rapids public safety spokesman Greg Buelow, police responded to a residential burglary that had occurred Wednesday in the nor [...]

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Chickasaw County deputy charged in assault

NEW HAMPTON — An off-duty Chickasaw County deputy was arrested earlier this month and charged with assault.

On Oct. 4 at approximately 11:15 p.m. the New Hampton Police Department and Deputies with the Chickasaw County Sheriff’ [...]

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Iowa City woman accused of spreading her blood at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City woman is accused of intentionally spreading her blood to a nurse at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

According to the UI Department of Public Safety, at 2:10 p.m. Monday, 57-year-old Rose M. Sutto [...]

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Manchester man accused of drunken knife assault

IOWA CITY — A Manchester man faces up to 40 years in prison for attacking another man with a knife while highly intoxicated.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, officers responded to the 600 block of Iowa Avenue at 10: [...]

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Malnourished horses recovered from Fayette County property

ARLINGTON — A Fayette County couple faces animal neglect charges after malnourished horses were found on their property.

According to the sheriff’s office, deputies executed a search warrant at the Arlington home of Duane J. La [...]

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Iowa City police find meth on passed-out woman

IOWA CITY — Police said they found meth on a woman passed out in a running vehicle.

According to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, 32-year-old Amy L. Green, of Iowa City, was found passed out in a running vehicle just after [...]

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Marion man accused of attempted murder bonds out again

CEDAR RAPIDS — An 18-year-old charged with attempted murder who initially bonded out of jail due to a computer error has bonded out again, but this time, there’s no error.

Brandon Gordon of Marion posted a $50,000 surety bond T [...]

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Cedar Rapids police find meth lab after traffic stop

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids police said they discovered the remnants of a mobile meth lab after a traffic stop Monday afternoon.

According to police, officers stopped 35-year-old Jonathan P. Soucie at 4 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of [...]

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Cedar Rapids police find stolen gun, drugs after traffic stop

CEDAR RAPIDS — A felon was allegedly found in possession of a stolen gun after a traffic stop early Monday morning.

According to Cedar Rapids police, around 1 a.m. Monday police observed a vehicle without license plates operating in t [...]

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Cedar Rapids chase ends with driver’s arrest

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Cedar Rapids man is accused of leading police on a chase early Friday morning.

Public safety spokesman Greg Buelow said Cedar Rapids police officers attempted to pull over 36-year-old DeWayne S. Williams in the 600 bl [...]

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Chicago woman accused of robbery with knife

IOWA CITY — A Chicago woman faces 25 years in prison for forcing another woman at knife point to give her cash.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, 19-year-old Darline M. Taylor — who polic [...]

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Cedar Rapids man pleads guilty to four bank robberies

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Cedar Rapids man pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to robbing two U.S. Bank and two Guaranty Bank branches from April to June.

Javon Dockery, 29, pleaded guilty to four counts of bank robbery and one count of p [...]

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Police accuse Illinois man of spray painting vehicles, trash bins in Iowa City

IOWA CITY — An Illinois man is accused of spray painting vehicles and trash bins Saturday night.

According to an Iowa City police criminal complaint, shortly before midnight Saturday an off-duty Iowa City police officer spotted a man [...]

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Linn sheriff Gardner explains bond error on Cedar Rapids attempted murder suspect

CEDAR RAPIDS — Sheriff Brian Gardner said an error in his computerized bond system allowed attempted murder suspect Brandon Gordon to post bond before seeing a judge.

Now, Gardner is trying to address that mistake and get Gordon back [...]

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