Man sought for attempted murder, kidnapping
Reward offered for information leading to the arrest of Jeffrey Scott Johnson
The Webster City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a wanted person.
Jeffrey Scott Johnson, 35, is wanted for Attempted Murder, Kidnapping in the Second Degree and Felony Domestic Abuse Assault, according to Chief Shiloh Mork. The charges stem from an investigation into an incident that occurred in Webster City.
Johnson is 6-feet, 4-inches tall and weighs 175 pounds.
Anyone with information on Johnson’s whereabout are asked to contact the police department at (515) 832-9166. A reward is being offered for information that leads to his arrest.
Information can also be sent anonymously using Hamilton County Crimestoppers using the following methods:
• Call the tip line at (515) 832-8437. Calls to the tip line are not recorded.
• Go online to P3TIPS.com and follow the on screen instructions.
• Download the P3 App using the iOS and Android platforms.
Mork urged the public not to attempt to apprehend Johnson, but to instead contact law enforcement immediately.
He also said anyone found to be aiding Johnson to avoid capture is subject to criminal prosecution.