Iowa City Police arrested a man accused of shooting and injuring another man early Sunday Feb. 12, 2017.
Just after 2:30 a.m., officers responded to the area of Wayne Avenue and Baker Street for a report of shots fired and an individual leaving the scene following a vehicle collision. Police arrived, search the area and found the suspect. Officers also learned a victim was shot in the arm, left the scene of the shooting and later arrived at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics with non-life threatening injuries.
Police arrested 51-year-old Victor Hall who matched the description provided by several witnesses. His vehicle and a gun were located nearby. He was taken into custody on charges of Attempted Murder, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, First Degree Harassment, Reckless Use of a Firearm, Trafficking Stolen Weapons and Operating While Intoxicated, Possession of a Controlled Substance and numerous traffic citations.
Police are still investigating. Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Iowa City Police Department's Investigations Division.