On February 23, 2022 at about 6:25 p.m., Officers responded to the area of 617 Dawson St reference a shooting that had just occurred. Responding Officers located a victim suffering from a gunshot to his left arm and left chest area. He was transported to Unity Point Allen Hospital and later airlifted to the U of I Hospital where he is in critical but stable condition. Officers checking the area located and detained a 16 year old male suspect. After further investigation it was determined he had been the shooter and was charged with Robbery 1st Degree, Willful Injury, Intimidation with a Dangerous Weapon, and Going Armed with Intent.
No additional information is being released at this time as this investigation is ongoing.
Captain Dave Mohlis
Waterloo Police Department