Missing Juvenile

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The Waterloo Police Department is asking the public's assistance in locating missing juvenile, Marquis Taylor.  Marquis Taylor is a 14 year old black male, 5-11, 150 lbs with black hair and brown eyes.  He was last seen on Saturday, 5-28-16 at 5:00 pm.  Marquis was least seen wearing an orange shirt, a gray hooded sweatshirt, orange and white Adidas tennis shoes and blue jeans.  If you have seen Marquis Taylor or know his whereabouts, please contact the Black Hawk Consolidated Dispatch Center at 319-291-2515.


Sgt. Brooke M. Carter

Waterloo Police Department


Update on Shooting at Kwik Star 11th and Franklin


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

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


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