On 1/6/23 at approximately 4:43 AM, Detectives with the Violent Crime Apprehension Team (VCAT) with the assistance from Waterloo Police Department’s Tactical Unit, Safe Street Task Force, Tri-County Drug Task Force, Waterloo Patrol and Detective Division executed search warrants at two addresses in Waterloo. 

The first search at 2769 Logan Avenue, Detectives arrested 20-year-old Christopher Lake of Waterloo, in connection to a shooting that occurred on June 28, 2022.  That shooting resulted in damage to a home in the 500 block of Kern Street.  Lake was charged with Reckless Use of a Firearm.

The second address at 724 Vinton Avenue, resulted in the seizure of two firearms and a distribution amount of marijuana.  One firearm was reported stolen out of Cedar Falls and the other was an AR-15 style rifle.  Detectives have charged 18- year-old Quatez Hill-Watson of Waterloo with Theft 4th and Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana.

** A Criminal Charge/Warrant is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty**


Capt. Jason Feaker


                    LAKE                                                         Hill-Watson


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