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More details released in accidental shooting in North Liberty Podhajsky 01/24/17  More details have been released in an accidental shooting in North Liberty.  Police took 19-year-old Nicholas Wombacher of Williamsburg into custody on Monday on multiple charges related to the incident.  Police say Wombacher was a passenger in a vehicle parked at 35 Golfview Court and was
IC woman allegedly leaves children home alone to assault neighbors Podhajsky 01/24/17   Police say an Iowa City woman left her two children at home so she could beat up two people in a neighboring apartment.   The incident took place a lit
ICCCSD considers ethnic studies class Hunter 1/24/17 Students across the Iowa City Community School District are calling for an ethnic studies course, and suggest that it become a mandatory class. During a work session between students and members of the
U.S. Supreme Court chooses not to review IC murder case Podhajsky 01/23/17  The U.S. Supreme Court has denied the Iowa Attorney General Office’s request to review an Iowa City murder case.  The court had been requested to rule on the use of a jail informant in the case of 25-year-old Justin Marshall. With the Supreme Court’s decision not to review the case, a new trial for
Johnson County asking for public input on new comprehensive plan Podhajsky 01/23/17   Johnson County officials are creating a comprehensive plan. And now they are inviting the public to provide input. The county has scheduled five public input sessi
IC man charged with domestic assault after hitting a woman with his car Podhajsky 01/23/17  A Domestic Abuse charge has been filed against an Iowa City man after he allegedly ran over a woman with his car during an argument.  Police say several witnesses called them to the 100 block of South Linn Street about 3:30 Sunday afternoon after viewing the argument between a woman and
Tiffin man arrested after firing weapon inside his home Podhajsky 01/23/17   Police have taken a Tiffin man into custody after he fired a gun inside his home. Officers were called to the East Goldfinch Drive home of 35-year-old Christopher Kohrt a l
UI reports sexual assault in west side dorm Podhajsky 01/23/17   University of Iowa Police have issued a crime alert after a student reported a sexual assault on Sunday. According to UIPD, the student reported the incident took place between midnigh
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