Iowa City man robbed at gunpoint while walking dog
Written by Eric Page, Assistant News Director - email
IOWA CITY (KWWL) -
Iowa City Police say a man was robbed early Thursday morning while walking his dog.
According to police, the man was walking his dog on the walking path between Muscatine Avenue and Wayne Avenue at around 12:09 a.m. Thursday when a man approached him, pointed a gun at him and demanded money.
Police say the man ran after taking money from the victim's wallet.
The suspect is described as a 5-foot-10-inch tall black male. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored jacket, stocking hat and mask.
Anyone with information is asked to call Iowa City Area CrimeStoppers at 358-TIPS (8477). You could be eligible for up to a $1000 cash reward for information leading to the arrest of this suspect. All calls are held in strict confidence and anonymity is guaranteed. Individuals providing information do not have to reveal their identity to collect a reward.
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