March 14, 2014

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office and Linn County Crime Stoppers are asking for the public’s assistance in solving a residential burglary

where an adult female was assaulted on Thursday, March 6, 2014 in rural Linn County, north of Alburnett.  A composite sketch of the suspect has been obtained and is included.  The victim described this suspect as a white male, in his late teens to early twenties, approximately 5’10” tall, 180 pounds with shorter dark hair.  He was last seen wearing a black long sleeve t-shirt, gray sweat pants, and light colored tennis shoes.


If you have information regarding this or any crime, call Linn County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-CS-CRIME (272-7463) or text to CRIMES (274637) and in the message/subject, type 5227 and your tip. You can continue to trade information with an investigator and can text STOP to opt out at any time.


If the information you give, leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a reward.


All calls are anonymous.


This is not a photograph of a real person, this is a composite picture.


Major Gerald W. Hansel

Linn County Sheriff’s Office