Iowa City man pleads guilty in fatal beating of his father

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Johnson County (KWWL) — An Iowa City man has pleaded guilty to attempted murder, in the fatal beating of his father.

Flannery Kennedy-Meier entered the plea on Tuesday.

Kennedy-Meier has been sentenced to up to 25 years in prison.

He will be eligible for parole after 70 percent of his sentence has been served.

Kennedy-Meier was arrested in November 2017.

Officers say he hit his father in the head with a weapon, causing a skull fracture and brain bleed.

Kennedy-Meier’s father died in December 2017; an autopsy blamed the November beating.

KWWL Staff

KWWL Staff

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