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Deceased Identified

On May 23, 2016 at approximately 4:57 p.m. Officers were dispatched to 229 E. 4th St reference a deceased subject.  On arrival to this location it was found that William Micou III, age 38, was deceased.  The local Medical Examiner came to the scene and subsequently ordered that an autopsy be conducted.

The autopsy took place on May 24, 2016.  The cause of death was not determined.  Toxicology tests will be completed, however the results are not expected back for several weeks.

At this time no foul play is suspected in this death.

Lt. Greg Fangman

 

Update on Shooting at Kwik Star 11th and Franklin

UPDATE:

As a result of the investigation at the Kwik Star Store, 1214 Franklin Street, the Waterloo Police Department arrested Daytrell Raymond Pendleton, age 26 of Waterloo. Pendleton is being charged in Black Hawk County District Court with attempted murder, a class B felony.

It was determined that Daytrell Pendleton was at the Kwik Star Store when the victim, Andrew Spates, age 40 of Waterloo, entered the parking lot in a vehicle. Pendleton removed a shotgun from his vehicle and fired multiple rounds striking Spates.

Andrew Spates was transported to Unity Point Health, Allen Hospital, where he underwent surgery. He was later transported to the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics in Iowa City where he is listed as critical, but in stable condition.

This case remains under investigation.

Captain Dave Mohlis
Investigations Division
Waterloo Police Department

Shooting at Kwik Star, Franklin and 11th

On Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 6:26 AM an off-duty Black Hawk County Deputy was in the parking lot of the Kwik Star at 1214 Franklin Street when he witnessed a shooting in the lot and requested assistance. Multiple officers responded to the scene. A suspect was taken into custody without incident after he shot at a vehicle that was occupied. The victim inside that vehicle was struck multiple times and was transported to Allen Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

This incident remains under investigation and no additional information is being released at this time.

Captain Dave Mohlis
Investigations Division
Waterloo Police Department

Shot fired, 1200 block Columbia Street

On Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 8:05 AM the Waterloo Police Department responded to a report of shots fired at the residence of 1210 Columbia Street. When Officer’s arrived at the residence they found that the residence and a vehicle were struck by multiple bullets. A suspect vehicle description was given by witnesses and Officers began searching the area. That suspect vehicle was located within minutes and the four occupants are being detained at this time.

This incident remains under investigation and no additional information is being released at this time.


Captain Dave Mohlis
Investigations Division
Waterloo Police Department

Amber Alert Cancelled

On April 29, 2016 at approximately 22:23 hrs Officers were dispatched to 1918 Sycamore St on a report of a child abduction. Officers arrived on scene and learned that Roy Baker been assaulted and a 15 year old female, Shakiya Baker, was abducted.  The suspects were described as two black males, at least one of them was in possession of a gun.  They fled the scene in a conversion van that was white and green in color.

Due to the nature of this incident an Amber Alert was issued for Shakiya Baker.

On April 30, 2016 at approximately 01:47 hrs Officers were informed that Shakiya Baker had been left on the side of the road in the 2500 block of Burton Ave. She was not physically injured.

The Amber Alert was then cancelled.

This case remains under investigation.

Lt. Greg Fangman

Investigations Division