Iowa City Police responded to 402 Fairchild St. at approximately 9:46 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021, for multiple reports of shots fired.

Responding officers entered the residence and encountered the suspected shooter in the second floor of the home. A firearm was recovered. Police also encountered an individual suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. That person has been hospitalized and is being treated for his injuries.

The suspect is in custody and charges are pending. Police do not believe there is an active public safety threat associated with this incident.

Date of publication

Tuesday, December 21, 2021