Stabbing investigation brings warrant for robbery

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UPDATE: Police are looking for a man wanted for robbery as officers continue their investigation into a stabbing earlier this week.

Kevin Jermaine Jefferson, 36, is currently wanted on a Des Moines County warrant charging him with robbery in the first degree, a Class B felony.

The charge stems from an ongoing investigation into the Sunday stabbing incident that took place in an apartment in the 1000 block of Court Street.

Officers located a 36-year-old Burlington resident with a serious wound to the face and neck area. 

EARLIER UPDATE

Police responded to a stabbing that occurred at 1005 Court Street in Burlington at 1:15 AM Sunday morning.

When police arrived they found a 36-year-old man that had stab wounds to his neck and face.

The victim was transported to a medical center for treatment.

The suspect had fled the scene by the time police arrived at the scene.

The condition of the victim is unknown at this time.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Burlington Police Department
Criminal Investigations Division at 319-753-8366 or CrimeStoppers at 319-753-6835

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