WAUKEE, IA (IRN) – A Waukee man has been arrested after police say he sexually abused a 14-year-old causing her to become pregnant. According to a police report filed on Friday, Khalid Jeremiah Crosbie, 26, sexually abused a 14-year-old between July 2019 and August 2019. The report says that due to the abuse, the victim gave birth to a baby on April 23.
DAVENPORT, IA (IRN) – Davenport police have charged a man with murder in the death of a woman who was shot on May 31 as she got into her car to leave a protest. Police charged Parker Belz, 21, of Davenport with first-degree murder in the death of Italia Marie Kelly, 22. She had joined in a protest over the death of George Floyd after getting off work at a restaurant but was getting in a vehicle to leave because the gathering outside a Walmart had turned unruly.
She died of a single shot in the back and was pronounced dead at a hospital.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA (IRN) – An adult female was arrested in Cedar Rapids Friday for domestic abuse assault with a weapon after she stabbed a 21-year-old male. Police are awaiting fingerprints to verify her identity.
DES MOINES, IA (IRN) – The Iowa Department of Public Health confirmed 297 additional COVID-19 cases in Iowa. According to the IDPH’s website, 25,496 positive COVID-19 cases since Iowa’s outbreak began. The IDPH confirmed one additional death, bringing the total of deaths to 681 COVID-19 related deaths in the state.