Linn County Metro

Cedar Rapids man accused of burglary, harassment

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man is accused of breaking into a home and threatening to kill people inside.According to the Linn County Attorney's Off ...

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Authorities identify woman killed after being hit by train in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS - A woman was hit and killed by a train Monday night.According to the Linn County Sheriff's Office, deputies, the Cedar Rapids police and ...

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Marion police chief pushing plan to consolidate Linn County 911 operations

MARION - At any given time during her shift, Marion Police Department communications operator Ashley Hill is taking 911 calls, dispatching police offi ...

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Cedar Rapids man accused of stealing 118 vases from Cedar Memorial Cemetery

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man is accused of stealing brass vases from more than 100 gravesites at Cedar Memorial Cemetery. According to the Linn C ...

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Cedar Rapids man accused of robbing tobacco outlet at knifepoint

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man was arrested after robbing a tobacco outlet at knifepoint.Cedar Rapids public safety spokesman Greg Buelow said offi ...

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Cedar Rapids man arrested after high-speed chase with police

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man is accused of leading police on a chase in a stolen truck before crashing it.According to Cedar Rapids public safety ...

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Driver in Ely crash charged with drunken driving

ELY - A Solon woman involved in a crash in Ely Monday has been charged with drunken driving.The Linn County Sheriff's Office said Merrilee Ramsey, 63, ...

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Teen arrested in connection with July 16 Cedar Rapids shooting

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man has been arrested in connection with one of a trio of shootings that occurred on July 16.Federico J. Luna, 18, has b ...

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Cedar Rapids man injured in motorcycle crash

VIOLA - A Cedar Rapids man was injured Saturday when the motorcycle he was driving crashed near the intersection of County Home and Stone City roads n ...

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Two accused of assaulting, threatening man with gun

CEDAR RAPIDS - Two Cedar Rapids men are charged with assault with a firearm after a physical altercation Wednesday in Cedar Rapids.J'waun Brown, 19, a ...

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Driver of vehicle that struck Cedar Rapids house identified

CEDAR RAPIDS - Police have identified the driver of the vehicle that struck a home on the northwest side of Cedar Rapids Sunday morning, causing a gas ...

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Cedar Rapids man dies after being found lying in street Sunday

CEDAR RAPIDS - Police are asking for information regarding an incident Sunday in southwest Cedar Rapids that resulted in the death of a Cedar Rapids m ...

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Hiawatha woman faces multiple charges after apartment scuffle

HIAWATHA - A Hiawatha woman faces several charges following an incident Sunday at an apartment in Hiawatha.Lacey Clarke-Peterson, 26, of Hiawatha, is ...

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Cedar Rapids man charged with public intoxication, assault

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man is charged with public intoxication and assault on a peace officer after police say he was physically combative towa ...

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Firefighter hurt in blaze that extensively damages Cedar Rapids home

CEDAR RAPIDS - A firefighter suffered a minor injury in a fire that heavily damaged a Cedar Rapids home late Sunday, authorities said.Firefighters wer ...

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