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Iowa City police investigating shots fired incident; no injuries reported

The Iowa City Police Department logo is shown on a squad car in Iowa City in 2015. (The Gazette)
The Iowa City Police Department logo is shown on a squad car in Iowa City in 2015. (The Gazette)

IOWA CITY — Iowa City police are investigating after officers responded to multiple reports of gunshots in the 900 block of Cross Park Avenue.

Officers responded at 11:05 a.m. Monday. They located a bullet hole but were unable to find any shell casings, police said.

Police said there was no indication that any people were shot, and investigators have not received reports of injuries.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Sgt. Jerry Blomgren at (319) 356-5276.

Iowa City Area Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information about this incident, if an arrest is made.

Crime Stoppers tips can be submitted via the P3 Tips app, online at iccrimestoppers.org, or by phone at (319) 358-8477.

All tips and calls are held in confidence, and anonymity is guaranteed. People providing information are not required to reveal their identity to collect a reward.

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