Many tires slashed on North 9th Street

Marshalltown police are investigating a complaint lodged by at least nine residents in the 200 block of North 9th Street of car tires being slashed sometime Monday evening.

A MPD report said police were assigned at 9:48 p.m. and arrived on scene at 9:50 p.m. “We are following up on the report and the investigation is ongoing,” said Capt. Brian Batterson of the MPD. A similar incident was also reported in an area west of 9th Street earlier this month.

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