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Iowa City-area man accused of stealing bicycle

Iowa City-area man accused of stealing bicycle

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

September 16, 2020

An Iowa City-area man has been accused of stealing a bicycle.  Dustin Roy Martin, 31, transient address, was charged Sept. 15 with third-degree burglary and second-degree theft.  According to the arrest affidavit, Martin entered a locked storage lot at the Latitude apartment complex in C...

Waterloo woman accused of stealing from Scheels in Coralville

Waterloo woman accused of stealing from Scheels in Coralville

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

September 15, 2020

A Waterloo woman has been accused of second-degree theft.  Danielle Jo Wyant, 32, 219 State St,, Waterloo, was arrested Sept. 14 after a warrant served for an alleged theft that occurred June 2 at the Scheels store in the Coral Ridge Mall.  According to the arrest affidavit, Wyant wrote tw...

Blotter: September 15

Blotter: September 15

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

September 15, 2020

Luke Kenneth Becker, 18, was charged Sept. 14 with trespassing.  Jamaal Turner Brooks, 23, was charged Sept. 14 with third-degree theft and unauthorized use of a credit card.  Gregory William Johnson, 55, was charged Sept. 14 with driving with an open container and operating while under the influen...

Botter: September 14

Botter: September 14

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

September 14, 2020

Ethan Daniel Ball, 28, was charged Sept. 13 with operating while under the influence - second offense.  Tomas Ilan Blasberg, 21, was charged Sept. 13 with operating while under the influence – first offense.  Camden Michael Christensen, 21, was charged Sept. 13 with operating while under the influ...

Johnson County District Court judge rules in favor of Trump campaign, invalidating thousands of ballot-request forms

Photo via KGAN

Lauren White, Politics Reporter

September 14, 2020

A judge in the Johnson County District Court ruled Monday in favor of a lawsuit filed by the Trump campaign, invalidating thousands of ballot-request forms mailed to voters with pre-filled information. Johnson County Auditor Travis Weipert must contact every person who mailed in a ballot-requ...

Blotter: September 11-13

Blotter: September 11-13

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

September 13, 2020

Joel Adrian Baumgartner, 38, was charged Sept. 10 with operating while under the influence - first offense.  Charles Lamel Johnson, 42, was charged Sept. 10 with two counts of possession of a controlled substance.  Tesepo Musi Neal, 40, was charged Sept. 10 with first-degree harassment.  Matthew Lam...

Iowa City woman accused of theft, burglary

Iowa City woman accused of theft, burglary

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

September 13, 2020

An Iowa City woman has been accused of third-degree burglary and second-degree theft.  Michelle Marie Angelique Steine, 1015 W Benton St, Iowa City, has been accused of stealing from a neighbor’s storage unit.  According to the arrest affidavit, Steine was seen on security footage between Aug. 5 and...

Iowa City man accused of theft, burglary

Iowa City man accused of theft, burglary

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

September 13, 2020

An Iowa City man has been accused of third-degree burglary and second-degree theft.  Timothy Paul Heath, 29, 1015 W Benton St, Iowa City, has been accused of stealing from a neighbor’s storage unit.  According to the arrest affidavit, Heath was seen on security footage between Aug. 5 and ...

Coralville man accused of harassment, assault, and child endangerment

Coralville man accused of harassment, assault, and child endangerment

Rachel Schilke, News Editor

September 13, 2020

A man has been charged with harassment, assault, and child endangerment. Carldray Tymaine Tucker, 42, Coralville, was charged on Sept. 10 with four counts of first-degree harassment, two counts of child endangerment, assault while displaying a deadly weapon, control of firearm/weapon by felon...

Police officers face high risks from COVID-19, though ICPD reports no cases

Officer A. Farrell ICPD pratices safety by maintaining 6 feet distance, wearing a mask and gloves, while talking to bus passengers at  Walmart 919 Hwy. 1, W. . seen on Saturday, Sep.5,2020.

Samantha Murray, News Reporter

September 10, 2020

Iowa City police officers are not expected to wear their masks all the time while out on duty even though the Iowa City Police Department is under COVID-19 health and safety guidelines along with the rest of Johnson County. Captain Denise Brotherton of the Iowa City Police Department said that ...

Blotter: Sept. 9

Blotter: Sept. 9

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

September 9, 2020

Herbert Romell Barr, 31, was charged Sept. 8 with domestic abuse assault and third-degree harassment.  Christopher Jerome Burnett, 31, was charged Sept. 8 with second-degree theft.  Van William Cooper Jr., 35, was charged Sept. 8 with carrying weapons.  Paul Daniel Johnson, 55, was char...

Thousands of ballot request forms on the line in Johnson County District Court hearing Wednesday

Thousands of ballot request forms on the line in Johnson County District Court hearing Wednesday

Lauren White, Politics Reporter

September 8, 2020

Today the Johnson County District Court will hear a case regarding the county auditor’s decision to send out ballot-request forms with pre-filled information — the last of the three Iowa counties the Trump campaign has sued. District Court judges in Linn and Woodbury Counties ruled in favor...