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Police: Iowa City bar employee thrown down stairs

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -- One man has been arrested and a second is expected to turn himself after police say they threw a bar employee down a flight of stairs early Wednesday morning.

Iowa City Police say two men were walking out of the Yacht Club on S. Linn Street just before 1:00 a.m. Wednesday, took the cash register and threw the door man down the stairs.

According to the criminal complaint, Robbie Darrell Taylor, 23, picked up the employee and threw him down the long flight of stairs while Anthony Williams, Jr., 19, took the cash register.

Taylor and Williams then ran from the bar, got into a car and left.

Taylor is charged with 1st Degree Robbery and Assault with Intent to Cause Serious Injury.

Williams Jr. is expected to turn himself in on charges of Robbery 1st Degree-Joint Criminal Conduct and Assault with Intent to Cause Serious Injury-Joint Criminal Conduct.

The victim suffered an injured hip and refused medical treatment on the scene.

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