On February 6, 2016 at approximately 5:11pm, the Iowa City Police Department responded to the Acapulco Mexican Bakery at 1937 Keokuk St for a report of an Armed Robbery.  According to the victims, a Hispanic or black male entered the business brandishing a handgun and demanding money.  The suspect fled the business southbound with an undisclosed amount of money.  No one was injured in this robbery.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic or black male, approximately 5’8” and heavyset wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, white shoes and a white face covering.

This incident remains under investigation.  The Iowa City Area CrimeStoppers is offering up to a $1000 cash reward for information leading to the arrest of this suspect(s). Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact CrimeStoppers at 358-TIPS (8477).  All calls are held in strict confidence and anonymity is guaranteed.  Individuals providing information do not have to reveal their identity to collect a reward.

Date of publication

Monday, February 08, 2016