On Oct. 5, 2020, at approximately 9:34 p.m., Iowa City Police responded to the area of Mormon Trek Boulevard and Walden Road in Iowa City for several reports of shots fired. One unoccupied vehicle parked in the area of Clearwater Court and Bittersweet Court was damaged by gunfire and several shell casings from a handgun were found nearby. Officers did not receive any reports of anyone injured by the gunfire, however at least one vehicle was damaged as a result. There is no suspect information, and no additional information will be released at this time.
This incident is being actively investigated by the Iowa City Police Department and we are asking the public for assistance. Anyone with information about this this incident is asked to contact the Iowa City Police Department at 319-356-5275. In addition, anyone in that area with security cameras are 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 iccrimestoppers.org, 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.