Iowa City police looking for suspect in armed robbery

BY DI STAFF | DECEMBER 20, 2013 5:00 AM

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The Iowa City police are searching for the man responsible for a robbery that occurred just after midnight Wednesday.

The police responded to a report of robbery in the area of Wayne Avenue and Essex Street. The victim was walking a dog on the walking path that runs between Muscatine and Wayne Avenues when a subject approached and pointed a gun, demanding money.

The suspect is described as a black male, 5-10, wearing a dark-color jacket, stocking hat, and mask. The suspect fled the scene after removing money from the man’s wallet.

The accuser was not injured during the incident.

Iowa City CrimeStoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the suspect’s arrest. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact CrimeStoppers.

— by Megan Sanchez

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