IC Police investigating early Monday morning robbery


Iowa City Police are investigating an overnight robbery just south of downtown.

According to a release from the city, police responded to a report of a robbery in the 300 block of East Court Street at approximately 2:25am. The victim was located, and reported being assaulted by three males demanding money. The victim complied and the suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of money and/or property.

The males were described as having dark skin, in their early 20’s and wearing dark clothing.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Officer Bard Reinhard at 319-356-5275. Area residents are being asked to review any security camera footage from around that time and contact police if they have any potential footage or information.

In addition, Crimestopper tips can be submitted using the P3Tips app, by calling 319-358 TIPS, or by going online to www.icrimestoppers.org. A reward of up to $1000 is available for information about this incident that leads to an arrest, and all tips are held in strict confidence with anonymity guaranteed.