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Police issue arrest warrant for suspect in Marshalltown gas station robbery

The Marshalltown Police Department identified the suspect as 21-year-old Dillyn Michael Howard of Marshalltown.
Credit: Marshalltown Police Department
Marshalltown police issued an arrest warrant for Dillyn Michael Howard, 21, of Marshalltown Tuesday following a robbery at the Git-N-Go gas station on June 7, 2021.

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa — Police issued an arrest warrant Tuesday for a Marshalltown man who they believe is the suspect in a gas station robbery that happened early Monday morning. 

Dillyn Michael Howard, 21, is charged with second-degree robbery, assault while displaying a dangerous weapon and third-degree theft. 

According to a press release, officers with the Marshalltown Police Department responded to the Git-N-Go store located at 3302 South Center Street shortly after 5 a.m. after an employee reported the robbery.

Once at the scene, officers discovered the suspect had entered the store and demanded money. He then left the store after stealing "an undisclosed amount of cash."

Those with any information regarding Howard are encouraged to contact the Marshalltown Police Department at 641-754-5725. 

Tips can also be submitted to Marshall County Crime Stoppers by calling 641-753-1234 or texting the word "marshall" to CRIMES (274637). They can also be submitted by clicking/tapping this link.

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