Iowa City Police officers are investigating a stabbing that happened May 7, 2017 just before 1 a.m. in the Ped Mall, near the fountain. Arriving officers quickly found the victim and a suspect. The victim was stabbed mutliple times and then transported to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics by ambulance. The injuries do not appear  to be life-threatening. 

Police officers are still investigating and charges are pending. 

Iowa City Area CrimeStoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the suspects. 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, May 08, 2017

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