Man charged with 1st Degree Murder in deadly Iowa City shooting – About Your Online Magazine


IOWA CITY, Iowa (KCRG) – A man from Gary, Indiana, was accused of a deadly Iowa City shooting in April.

Authorities say Renard Winfield Jr., 29, was charged with first-degree murder by the death of Tommy Curry.

Renard Winfield Jr., 29, was charged with first-degree murder for the death of Tommy Curry ...
Renard Winfield Jr., 29, was charged with first degree murder for the death of Tommy Curry in Iowa City on April 28, 2021.(Johnson County Prison)

At 8:04 pm on April 28, the Iowa City Police policemen responded to a gunshot fired call near block 2,400 on Lakeside Drive.

When they arrived, they found Curry with gunshot wounds. Curry was transported to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and was later pronounced dead.

The Iowa City Police Department continues to request information from anyone who has information about this case. Iowa City area CrimeStoppers are offering a reward of up to $ 1,000 for information that leads to the arrest of the suspect (s) in this case.

Anyone with information about this crime should contact CrimeStoppers at 358-TIPS (8477) or at www.iccrimestoppers.org. All contacts are kept strictly confidential and anonymity is guaranteed. Individuals who provide information do not need to reveal their identity in order to receive a reward.

The case remains under active investigation by the Iowa City Police Department, the Johnson County Attorney’s Office, and the Johnson County Medical Examiner’s Office.

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Paula Fonseca