On Saturday November 15, 2014 at approximately 2000hrs Officers with the Waterloo Police Department's Violent Crime Apprehension Team attempted to make contact with twenty-four-year-old Shane Quinn Burt and subjects in a vehicle in the 100 block of Argyle St. As Officers attempted to make contact with them reference an investigation, Burt fled on foot and ran into 118 Argyle St. where he locked the door on Officers. Upon making entry Burt was taken into custody. While in the residence Officers observed evidence in plain view and a search warrant was obtained. During the incident Officers seized a loaded .45 semi-auto handgun, .44 caliber ammunition and a quantity of marijuana along with other items in the residence. During the investigaiton Burt was charged with possession of a firearm as a felon, carrying weapons, interference with official acts involving a firearm and possession of marijuana third offense. Forty-two-year-old Kendrick Donnell Bruce was taken into custody during the incident on an arrest warrant. Bruce was also charged with for possessing ammuntion as a prohibited person. Bruce and Burt were both booked into the Black Hawk County Jail.
Sgt. Matt McGeough
The Waterloo Police Department responded to three armed robberies on November 11th, 2014.
The first reported robbery occurred at Hellman’s Dairy Queen, 1304 W. 5th Street just after 7:00 P.M. where a lone male entered the store, displayed a handgun and demanded money. The suspect is described as a black male, 18 to 21 years of age, approximately five feet’ ten inches tall, wearing dark clothing, and fled the area on foot.
The second robbery occurred at Casey’s General Store, 1604 La Porte Rd just before 11:00 P.M. A lone male entered the store, displayed a handgun and demanded money. The suspect is described as a black male, about 18 years of age, wearing all gray clothing, and fled on foot.
The third robbery occurred in the 900 block of W 5th Street, just before midnight, where an employee of the West Side Liquor Store, 919 W. 5th Street, was robbed at gunpoint after he exited the business. The suspect, a lone male, described as a skinner black male, about 18 to 19 years of age, wearing all gray clothing, after demanding money, fled the area on foot.
On all three robberies the suspects had their face partially covered in an attempt to conceal their identity. There were no injuries reported.
Captain Dave Mohlis