On Wednesday, April 10, 2019: The cause of death in the JoEllen Browning homicide investigation has been determined by the Johnson County Medical Examiner’s office to be the result of sharp force injuries.

Processing of the crime scene at 114 Green Mountain Drive has been completed. Tips and information from community members are being reviewed as they are received, as fifteen to twenty investigators from the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation and Iowa City Police Department continue to investigate this incident. 

Anyone with possible information is urged to contact the Iowa City Police Department at 319-356-5276 or Iowa City Area Crimestoppers at 319-358-TIPS (8477). Updates will be provided to the public as the investigation allows.

Date of publication

Wednesday, April 10, 2019