On Sunday, December 10, 2023, at 4:47 AM, Waterloo Police Officers were dispatched to 218 Glenwood St on a report of person who had been shot. Officers arrived on scene and observed a male victim laying in the front yard next to the driveway unresponsive. The male victim appeared to have been shot several times. Officers performed life saving measures, until Waterloo Fire and Ambulance arrived and transported the victim to Allen. The victim was identified as 36 yrs. old Richard Sturdivant. During the course of the investigation, Waterloo Detectives obtained a Robbery 1st Arrest warrant for 22 year old Dajoniss Morman-Jenkins.
On Thursday January 18, 2024, at approximately 5:33 PM, Waterloo Police Detectives were able to locate Morman-Jenkins and take him into custody on his warrant. The Waterloo Police Department was assisted in this case by the United States Marshals Northern Iowa Fugitive Task Force.
Capt. Jason Feaker
A Criminal Charge/Warrant is merely an accusation, and a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.