Man Charged In Waterloo Shooting
A Waterloo man has been arrested on charges connected to a mid-week shooting in the city.
According to police, 20-year-old Jumonie Wilson had an outstanding warrant and they wanted to question him about the shooting, which occurred at 422 Dane St., No. 104 around 10 AM Wednesday. Officers who were dispatched to the apartment found 19-year-old Zachary Brickman critically injured, with a gunshot wound to his abdomen. Brickman was taken to a local hospital for treatment, and was later flown to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.
Wilson was taken into custody Thursday night after officers stopped a vehicle near the intersection of Dawson and Broadway Streets. Waterloo police said Wilson fled the vehicle on foot and was apprehended after a short foot chase. Wilson allegedly threw a handgun during the pursuit.
Authorities booked Wilson into the Black Hawk County Jail. Officials charged him with possession of a weapon as a felon and intimidation with a dangerous weapon in connection with Wednesday shooting. Wilson was also charged with another count of possession of weapon as a felon, carrying weapons, interference with official acts while being in possession of a firearm, and possession of a marijuana.
Waterloo police said the shooting remains under investigation.