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This is John McGlothlen with the Gazette digital news desk and I'm here with your update for Monday, June 14th.
Today in the Cedar Rapids area we’ll have a high near 88, with winds from the north, 5 to 10 mph. Then tonight we’re expecting a low around 59.
The Los Angeles Times reported this weekend that about 20 FBI agents on Thursday raided the North Hollywood home of former Iowa football player Siaka Massaquoi. According to the Times, Massaquoi entered the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. The Hawkeye running back was from Evanston, Ill., and played at Iowa in 2000 and 2001. He had 16 career carries and two touchdowns. He was dismissed from the Hawkeyes in 2002 after being charged with second-offense drunken driving, driving with a suspended license, and providing false information to law officers during a traffic stop. He moved to California and made a career for himself as an actor, and has 35 acting credits listed on IMDB.com.
A man arrested in Davenport is in the Linn County Jail on suspicion of attempted murder for a Cedar Rapids shooting in May that injured a man at a Blairs Ferry Road NE address. According to a Cedar Rapids Police Department news release, Montel C.R. Reed, 32, was arrested by U.S. Marshals without incident at 4:40 p.m. Friday. Reed was taken to the Linn County Jail on suspicion of attempted murder, going armed with intent, intimidation with a weapon, willful injury causing bodily injury and felon in possession of a firearm. The charges stem from an incident May 3. At 10:20 a.m., Cedar Rapids dispatchers received a report of shots fired from a vehicle at someone walking in the 3700 block of Blairs Ferry Road NE. The man struck by gunfire was identified by Cedar Rapids police as Terrell H. Taylor, 30, who arrived 10 minutes after the shooting at UnityPoint Health-St. Luke’s Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.