On Sunday, March 19, 2017, at approximately 11:14p.m., the Iowa City Police Department responded to 525 Highway 1 West, Deli Mart, for an employee stating he was just robbed by a male who brandished a handgun. The victim stated the suspect demanded property from him and he complied. The Iowa City Police checked the area and didn't locate the suspect.
The suspect was described as black male, 6'2, lean build, wearing a grey sweatshirt and black sweatpants.
Iowa City Area CrimeStoppers is offering a reward of up to $1000 for information leading to the arrest of the suspect. Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact CrimeStoppers at 358-TIPS (8477). 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.