On Saturday September 26, 2015 around 10:40pm Waterloo Officers received multiple reports of shots fired in the area of the 500 block of Western Ave. with subjects running toward the 1100 block of W. 5th St. During the incident Officers made contact with several subjects involved in a disturbance at 1122 W. 5th St. One of the subjects involved in the disturbance was identified as eighteen-year-old Diamond Jackson of Waterloo. At one point Officers went to arrest Diamond Jackson as he was interfering in the investigation. Jackson immediately began struggling and resisting arrest. During the struggle Officers wrestled Jackson to the ground and eventually deployed a taser to gain control. During a search of Jackson Officers located a loaded .380 semi-auto handgun in his pants pocket. The firearm was later determined to be stolen. Officers with the Waterloo Police Department's Violent Crime Apprehension Team secured the residence and eventually executed a search warrant. Officers located a stolen .38 special revolver along with various ammunition and drug paraphernalia inside. Jackson was charged with interference with official acts involving a firearm (Class D Felony), inteference with official acts causing injury (Serious Misdemeanor) and carrying weapons (Aggravated Misdemeanor). Jackson was booked into the Black Hawk County Jail.
Sgt. Matt McGeough
Update on I-Wireless Robbery on September 15th, 2015.
On Wednesday, September 16, 2015, as a result of the robbery investigation at the I-Wireless cellular store in Waterloo the following six suspects have been charged in Black Hawk County District Court for the following crimes.
- Roosevelt Brown, Age 20 of Harvey, IL, Robbery 1st Degree.
- James Harden, Age 29 of Markham, IL, Robbery 1st Degree.
- Don N. Redmond, Age 29 of Harvey, IL, Robbery 1st Degree.
- Jeffrey A. Kemp, Age 39 of Chicago, IL, Robbery 1st Degree.
- Lawerence D. Adkinson, Age 27 of Hazel Crest, IL, Robbery 1st Degree.
Dominique Walker, Age 22 of Harvey, IL, Accessory After the
Fact-Robbery 1st Degree, and Theft 3rd Degree.
All the suspects are being held at the Clayton County Sheriff’s Department.
Captain Dave Mohlis
Waterloo Police Department