WATERLOO – Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest in the case of a Waterloo man who was shot and killed last week.
Otavious Donte Brown, 21, was outside in the 800 block of Logan Avenue at about 5:40 p.m. July 17 when someone, possibly in a passing vehicle, began shooting. Four or five shots rang out, according to witnesses. Brown was struck in the chest and later died at UnityPoint-Allen Hospital.
Two others injured in the shooting, 22-year-old Aundrey F. Roberts Jr. and 17-year-old Dewon C. Campbell, survived and were released from the hospital a short time later. Roberts had been shot in the foot, and Campbell was shot in his left side, according to police.
No arrests have been made, and on Monday Crime Stoppers announced a $1,000 reward for information in Brown’s death. Authorities said they believe there are people with information on the incident based on the time of day and location.
Lt. Greg Fangman with the Waterloo Police Department said officers are still investigating the slaying. Officers searched homes on Elm and Warneka streets in connection with the investigation last week.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Waterloo Police Department at 291-4340 ext 7 or Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers at (855) 300-8477. Tips also may be left at WWW.CVCRIMESTOP.COM, with TipSoft or by texting the word CEDAR plus the information to CRIMES (274637).