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HAWK ALERT Shooting with 2 victims in the area of Gilbert/Court st. suspect black female with dreads wearing blue see e.uiowa.edu for further information.

HAWK ALERT Shooting with 2 victims in the area of Gilbert/Court st. suspect described as black female wearing blue unknown direction of travel see e.uiowa.edu for further information.

Situation Update(s): 

The Iowa City Police Department is investigating an incident near Gilbert and Court Streets. Two victims were shot by an unknown suspect and suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Please stay away from the area. If you have any info contact ICPD.

09/29/2018 - 3:12am
Status: 
Closed - Arrest Made
Notes: 

Iowa City Police Department makes two arrests in connection to Sept. 29 Hawk Alert

Oct. 4, 2018 update:  A second arrest has been made related to the early morning shooting incident that occurred near the intersection of Court and Gilbert Streets on September 29, 2018.

Lindsay A. Beyer, 24, Iowa City, was arrested on October 3, 2018, for acting as an accessory to a felony, an aggravated misdemeanor.

See charge here: Accessory to a Felony

The investigation regarding the shooting is ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Iowa City Police at 319-356-6800.  

As with any criminal case, a charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Oct. 3, 2018 update:  With the assistance of a Crime Stoppers tip, Iowa City Police have made an arrest and filed the following charges related to the incident below.

Arielle N. Grier, 24, Iowa City - Attempted Murder, Reckless Use of a Firearm

See charges here: Attempted Murder, Attempted Murder 2, Reckless Use of a Firearm

The investigation regarding the shooting remains ongoing by the Iowa City Police Department's Investigations Division. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Police at 319-356-6800.  

As with any criminal case, a charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

See full press release from Iowa City Police Department here: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/IAIOWA/bulletins/212028b