17 year old teen charged as adult with attempted murder

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KWWL)–17 year old Jamar D. Little has been charged with attempted murder. On 05/13/19, the Dubuque Police Department responded to shots fired in the area of E. 18th St and White St.

Investigators were able to determine that a tan Buick Park Avenue drove through the area prior to the shooting. Two juvenile suspects exited the vehicle and began walking in the alley between the 1800 blocks of White St and Jackson St.

The suspects then charged another juvenile victim and fired several shots at him. The victim was not injured, and the suspects fled back to the Buick.

Officers located the vehicle at 2017 University Avenue. The two juvenile suspects eventually exited the residence and were detained.  Officers applied for and executed a search warrant at 2017 University Ave #3 and located a .22 LR pistol.  The shell casings located at the scene of the shooting were also .22 caliber.

Attempted Murder is a Class B Felony, and is punishable by no more than 25 years of incarceration.

DJ Stewart

DJ Stewart

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