Three arrested after Iowa City robbery

IOWA CITY, IOWA - Three people are facing charges after they allegedly tried to rob a man in Iowa City.

A criminal complaint says 19-year-old Nyiesha Lawson searched the victim while 20-year-old Javon Butler and 19-year-old Jeradin Jones restrained him.

Police said it happened early Tuesday morning at 221 South Lucas Street, just off of East Burlington and Highway 1.

Each of the suspects face second-degree robbery charges.

Two of the suspects' booking photos have not been released.

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