At 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022, Iowa City police responded to a residence in the 600 block of South Lucas Street for a report of a sexual assault.

This incident is under investigation and police are seeking the public's help in identifying the person depicted in this doorbell video. Anyone with information related to this incident or the person of interest in the video is asked to contact the Police Department using the information below.

Safety tips

The Iowa City Police Department encourages all community members to remain vigilant and take the following safety recommendations whenever possible:

  • Keep your doors locked, even when you are at home.
  • Use curtains or blinds on your windows to protect your privacy.
  • Never answer the door for a stranger. 
  • Walk in groups of two or more when leaving from or returning to your home. 
  • Do not leave items of value out in plain sight. 

How you can help:

This incident is being actively investigated by the Iowa City Police Department and we are asking the public for assistance. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Iowa City Police Department at 319-356-5275. In addition, anyone in that area with security cameras is asked to review their recordings and contact the Iowa City Police Department with any potential footage or information about this incident.

Iowa City Area Crime Stoppers is also offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information about this incident that leads to an arrest. Crime Stoppers tips can be submitted via the P3 Tips app, online at, or by phone at 319-358-TIPS (8477). All tips and calls are held in strict confidence and anonymity is guaranteed. Individuals providing information are not required to reveal their identity to collect a reward.

Date of publication

Wednesday, September 07, 2022