Iowa City man accused of going armed with intent

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City man was taken into custody after threatening to kill a man with a knife because of the music he was playing.

According to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, Terrill W. Wiges, 63, confronted the man an [...]

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Iowa City man faces weapons charges

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City man is accused of bringing a revolver and other weapons to work.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, on Aug. 19, 23-year-old Luis J. Ramirez-Hernandez brought a revolver — described by on [...]

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Former Iowa state senator enters federal guilty plea

DES MOINES — A former state senator who resigned his seat in October 2013 amid allegations he violated Iowa Senate rules and made false statements to ethics investigators pleaded guilty Wednesday to a federal charge of concealing campaign e [...]

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North Liberty man accused of series of vehicle burglaries

NORTH LIBERTY — A North Liberty man faces up to 25 years in prison for his alleged role in a series of vehicle burglaries.

According to the North Liberty Police Department, between July 20 and Aug. 2, 18-year-old Deandre R. Davis  [...]

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Kalona lawyer accused of harassing juror

CORALVILLE — A Kalona attorney who was convicted of disorderly conduct earlier this year is accused of harassing a juror in that case.

According to Coralville police criminal complaints, officers responded to an address in Coralville [...]

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Oelwein council to consider mayor’s resignation

OELWEIN, Iowa — Oelwein Mayor Jason Manus, accused of five counts of second-degree sexual abuse, h [...]

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Man accused of choking out elderly man at Iowa City VA hospital

IOWA CITY — An Illinois man is accused of putting an elderly man in a choke hold at an Iowa City hospital last week.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, while at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Iowa City on Aug. 14, 29 [...]

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Coralville stabbing leads to arrest of both suspect, victim

CORALVILLE — Both the victim and the assailant were arrested after a stabbing early Wednesday morning.

According to Coralville police criminal complaints, officers were called to 922 20th Avenue Pl. at 3:45 a.m. for a report of a sta [...]

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Dubuque man accused of selling crack cocaine from candy store

DUBUQUE — A Dubuque man is accused of selling cocaine out of a now-closed candy store there.

According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Iowa, on four occasions in January and February, 35-year-old Dway [...]

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Police say Coralville man sold drugs to undercover officers

CORALVILLE — A Coralville man faces numerous charges after allegedly selling drugs to undercover officers earlier this year.

According to Johnson County Sheriff’s Office criminal complaints, on February 10, 21-year-old Dominic [...]

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Victims in Monday night shooting in Cedar Rapids identified

CEDAR RAPIDS — A bullet grazed a Cedar Rapids man's scalp and another hit a Texas man's leg in Monday night's shooting in southwest Cedar Rapids.

However, public safety spokesman Greg Buelow said both men suffered only minor injuries [...]

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Homeless man faces burglary, assault charges in Iowa City

IOWA CITY — A homeless man faces more than 30 years in prison for allegedly breaking into an Iowa City home and assaulting a man inside.

According to criminal complaints, Iowa City police officers were called to a residence on Benton [...]

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Iowa City man accused of selling pot, cocaine

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City man is accused of selling pot and cocaine from his home.

According to Iowa City police criminal complaints, at 10:30 p.m. Thursday, officers served a search warrant at 1419 Plum St. Keenan P. Mayhugh, 21; and [...]

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Coralville man charged in hit-and-run

CORALVILLE — A Coralville man is accused of running over another man, breaking his leg and leaving the scene of the injury.

According to Coralville police, officers responded to 401 Sixth Avenue at 4:21 a.m. Aug. 10 for a report of a [...]

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Charge filed in Interstate 380 wrong-way crash

A charge has been filed against an elderly man who drove the wrong way on Interstate 380 and caused a crash last month.

According to the Cedar Rapids Police Department, 71-year-old John Coverdale was cited with violation of a one-way traffic [...]

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