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Shots fired near the Sheraton Hotel. Avoid the area.

Shots fired near the Sheraton Hotel. Avoid the area.

Situation Update(s): 
Status: 
Closed - Arrest Made
Notes: 

Iowa City Police make arrest following Pedestrian Mall shooting

The Iowa City Police Department arrested two suspects in connection with this incident.

Lamar Cheyenne Wilson, 21, of Iowa City was charged with first degree murder, two counts of attempted murder, and three counts of intimidation with a dangerous weapon,

Donte Ronnel Taylor, 21, of Cedar Rapids was charged with control of a firearm by a felon, trafficking in stolen weapons, and carrying weapons.

The incident did not involve any UI students. The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are possible.