On Wednesday, March 3, 2021 Officers of the Waterloo Police charged Stephen D. Phillips age 28 with 1st Degree Murder in connection with the shooting death of Terrell B. Flowers. Terrell Flowers was shot and killed on May 15th, 2020, in the 300 block of Crescent Place. Phillips was charged while in the custody of the Black Hawk County Jail. Phillips had been arrested on May 15th, 2020 on unrelated Robbery charges and has remained in custody since that time, on Robbery and Probation Violation Charges.
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