On Thursday, June 20, 2019, a 15-yr. old male was taken into custody and charged with the following crimes, stemming from the shooting in the 1200 block of Baker Street on June 13, 2019. 

  • Reckless Use of a Firearm – aggravated misdemeanor 
  • Intimidation with a Dangerous Weapon – class C felony 

The investigation is still ongoing, including possible connections to other gunshot incidents that occurred in the early morning hours of Monday, June 17.  More charges and arrests are expected. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Iowa City Police at 319-356-6800 or Iowa City Area Crime Stoppers at 319-358-8477.

As with any criminal case, a charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Date of publication

Friday, June 21, 2019