Gun Shots Fired Outside a Business
At approximately 2:20 a.m., officers with the North Liberty Police Department responded to the area of the 500 Block of Penn Court in reference to the report of several gunshots. Multiple callers reported there were several gunshots and a lot of cars leaving from the rear of 580 N Madison Ave., and a subject running with a gun.
Arriving officers located several spent shell casings in the rear parking lot of the building. Officers also observed holes in the rear of the building that were consistent with bullet holes. At this time there are no known victims.
The North Liberty Police Department was assisted by the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, Iowa State Patrol, Coralville Police Department, Iowa City Police Department and the Joint Emergency Communication Center.
No further information is available right now as this is an ongoing investigation. We will provide an update when more information is obtained.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Iowa City Area Crime Stoppers at (319) 358-TIPS (8477). You can remain anonymous.