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New program to battle gun violence

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In an effort to lower gun crime in the Cedar Valley community, the Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers would like to announce a new program aimed at reducing gun violence in Black Hawk County. 
 
 Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers is announcing a guaranteed reward of $200.00 for any information leading to the arrest of a person illegally carrying a firearm.  In addition, a guaranteed reward of $350.00 will be paid for any information leading to the arrest of a felon carrying a firearm. 
Based on the circumstances of the arrest additional reward money may be paid out as warranted.
 
Anyone with information may anonymously provide their tips by calling 855-300-TIPS (8477), by using Facebook and their website,WWW.CVCRIMESTOP.COM or by texting CEDAR plus their tip to 274637 (CRIMES).  For emergency situations people may also contact Black Hawk County Dispatch at 319-291-2515 and be eligible for a reward. 
 
Anyone with questions can send them to Brice Lippert at Lippertb@waterloopolice.com

 
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