IC man accused of breaking into cars in emergency-room parking lot

Authorities have accused an Iowa City man of breaking into cars in the UIHC emergency room parking lot.

Kate Pixley

Glenn Dickerson, 35, 429 Southgate Ave., was charged Nov. 3 with second or subsequent offense third-degree motor-vehicle burglary, first-degree theft, and two counts of second or subsequent offense of attempted third-degree motor-vehicle burglary.

According to the arrest affidavit, Dickerson broke into a car and stole a woman’s coat, a GPS device, cellphone cable, and auxiliary cable. Dickerson then attempted to break into two additional cars before stealing a fourth car.

First-degree theft is a Class-C felony. Third-degree burglary is a Class-D felony.