Johnson County Metro

Cedar Rapids man faces assault, burglary charges

IOWA CITY - A Cedar Rapids man was charged assault and burglary following an incident police say took place with his former girlfriend on June 16.Dyla ...

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Man beaten, robbed after responding to online ad, Iowa City police say

IOWA CITY - Police are investigating an Iowa City man's report that he was beaten and robbed by two men Saturday night after he responded to an online ...

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Iowa City police investigating robbery in parking lot

IOWA CITY - Iowa City police are investigating an early morning robbery.According to a department news release, officers were called to the area of 83 ...

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Damage estimate for Bowen Science Building fire triples

IOWA CITY - Damaged to the University of Iowa Bowen Science Building - which caught fire June 11 - is now estimated at $1.5 million.The total cost of ...

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Iowa City police warn of potential Craigslist scams

IOWA CITY - Iowa City police have noticed a recent uptick in reports of scams associated with the online selling site Craigslist.These particular scam ...

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Two Iowa City businesses fail tobacco checks for second time

IOWA CITY - Two Iowa City businesses that failed tobacco law compliance checks in December failed a second round of checking conducted Wednesday.In ea ...

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Transient faces burglary charge after entering Iowa City apartment

IOWA CITY - A homeless man faces prison time after entering a woman's apartment and sifting through her mail.According to an Iowa City police criminal ...

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Four charged after large Coralville brawl

CORALVILLE - Four people were arrested overnight for participating in a large brawl between two families.Coralville Police Chief Shane Kron said offic ...

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Coralville man charged with robbing Kum & Go

CORALVILLE - A Coralville man was arrested on robbery charges after police said he pointed a gun at a Kum & Go clerk and demanded money.Brandon Lamber ...

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Coralville police seeking help identifying theft suspect

CORALVILLE - Coralville police are seeking the public's help in identifying a theft suspect.Authorities said the theft took place in the early morning ...

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Iowa City man who called protected party more than 900 times from jail charged again

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City man accused of calling someone he was banned from contacting more than 900 times from jail was back at it again after appeari ...

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New abuse allegations under investigation at Starry Elementary

MARION - The Marion Police Department is investigating new claims of abuse alleged to have occurred in a classroom at Starry Elementary School.Accordi ...

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Iowa City woman stole $8,000 in jewelry from ex-boyfriend’s grandparents, police say

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City woman is accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from her ex-boyfriend's grandparents.According to the John ...

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Police: Multiple shots fired outside Iowa City apartment complex

IOWA CITY - Shots were fired outside of an Iowa City apartment complex early Saturday morning, police said.According to an Iowa City police news relea ...

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Police: Iowa City man called protected party more than 900 times from jail

IOWA CITY - A man accused of assaulting a teenager earlier this year is now accused of trying to contact her more than 900 times while he was in jail. ...

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