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Waterloo man arrested in connection with gang shooting

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Waterloo Police say they have arrested a Waterloo man in connection with a gang shooting in January.

Larry Earl Phillips, 18, was arrested on Monday.

He is charged with Going Armed with Intent, Intimidation with a Dangerous Weapon, Criminal Gang Participation and Possession of a Firearm as a Felon.

Police say that on Jan. 8, the Violent Crime Apprehension Team (VCAT) was doing surveillance on a gang party at 214 Cottage Grove Avenue.

They say a group of rival gang members showed up at 12:30 a.m. and shots were fired. 

Police say Phillips fired those shots.  He is currently being held in the Black Hawk County Jail on $225,000 bond.

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